The Biology Project for Young Explorers

For K-8 students

  • The Biology Project for Young Explorers will include interactive biology activities and web-based laboratories.

For teachers

  • The Project will include lesson plans and laboratory instructions.


The Manduca Project, a successful program tested by more than 30,000 students, will serve as the prototype for developing the Young Explorers section.

The Manduca Project provides a dynamic context for interdisciplinary learning.


  • raise their own caterpillars in the classroom
  • keep detailed logs
  • chart growth of insects
  • compose poetry, songs and dances


Introduction | Funding | Existing Biology Project | El Proyecto Biologico

Advanced Biology | Young Explorer | Program for Teachers | General Public

The Biology Project
University of Arizona
July 25, 2000
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