2021 Maurice Hillman Essay Contest - April 2021

Observing Earthworms

by: William Straits

In this lesson, children will observe and describe characteristics of earthworms and compare them to other animals. Students will investigate how various conditions affect the earthworms. Assessment criteria and connections to standards are provided. In addition to the complete lesson, this selection contains the following book parts: Chapter 1, “Science for Young Children”; About the Authors; Contributors and Collaborators; References; and the Index.


Elementary School


Type Book ChapterPub Date 2/15/2018Pages 48Stock # PB428X_2C

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