here. (Also available in Spanish.)
Recommended Books: An Earthworm's Life by John Himmelman
Diary of a Worm by Doreen Cronin
Interview a Worm: Use a brown sock with a pink felt "collar" as a puppet and the interview sheet below.
Go on the Adventures of Herman the Worm anatomy or deli to learn with your class. Print out anatomy sheets and label them. Draw their habitat and/or favorite foods! Try out the Fun Place activities!
Printable activities here and English/Spanish activity here.
Start and maintain a worm bin:
Resources: Do the Rot Thing - How to Compost, Data Collection Sheets, Scavenger Hunts, More!
Uncle Jim's Worm Farm - Worm Bins, Live Worms, Info
Worm Ladies of Charelston, RI - School/Event Visits, Master
Gardener Credits, More!
No Backyard? These Rhode Island companies will take your food scraps!
Earthworms' Affect on Soil/Food Web
Perdue's Food Waste Curriculum