These sites are about the life cycle, anatomy, and habitats of the roach or cockroach, the most ancient insect. Learn here how many species of roaches are in the world and what kind of pets they can be. Includes photographs and in class activities.
PBS: Nature: Critter Guide: Cockroach
Learn about the history of cockroaches, where they live, what they eat, and their social environment.
Fact Monster: Cockroach
Learn here about cockroaches, their life cycle, habitats, and reproduction. NOTE: The site includes pop-up and banner ads.
Learn how to take care of pet roaches. Includes housing, feeding, breeding, and suggested species information.
Cockroach Index: German, Oriental, Asian Cuban Roaches
Explore links on this page to learn about behavior, life cycles, and identification of some species from the cockroach world.
Madagascar Hissing Cockroach
View the photograph of the Madagascar hissing cockroach. Click on the "Hear the Hissing Sound!" link under the photograph to listen to it. NOTE: This site includes Google and banner ads.
USC Roach Cam
This webcam is showing live the Madagascar roaches living in the South Carolina University.
Cockroaches: Photo Gallery
On this site you will find photographs of several exotic cockroaches.
Critter Ridder: Roaches
Read about common types of pest roaches and scroll down the page to read the cockroach trivia.
Newton's Apple Teacher's Guides
This page has vocabulary and fun class activities that help children learn about cockroaches.