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Outcomes: Technology - computer skills, Internet skills, research skills, photography skills

Student Project: 1) Search the Internet for Praying Mantis web sites. Include these web sites as a footnote on your English essay or make a separate note of these for inclusion of the mantis theme

Project: 2) You will need a camera or a digital camera for this task. Organize a summer day when you can visit a park or large garden. Hunt around for a praying mantis. Take several photos for inclusion of your mantis project. The scanned images below are of a dead praying mantis found near a water hole.

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Scanned image of the head.

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Scanned image of the wings

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Scanned image of abdomen

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Scanned image of part of the back leg

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Complete scanned image of the praying mantis found.
Ants had already cleaned out all the internal organs and its body was merely a shell left behind.

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