Explore the importance of bees and how they help our planet in this practical guide.
Are you as busy as a bee? Bees are one of the hardest working insects on our planet. As they buzz from plant to plant, they spread pollen which helps our food to grow. Without them, the world would be a very different place.Discover all you need to know about these special insects and their place in our world through experiments, investigations and hands-on tasks. This series takes a cross-disciplinary approach, including links to culture, history, arts and crafts, as well as the science behind each topic. Each spread encourages children to engage with the natural world through exploration, creativity and investigation.
About the Author:
Dr Andrea Quigley has kept bees for over ten years. A keen gardener and lover of nature and the environment, Andrea brings her background in agricultural botany to bear on her understanding of bees and beekeeping.
Paulina Morgan works as an independent illustrator based in Santiago de Chile.