Learn about the praying mantis, a predator insect. Find out how long mantis live and about their habitat. Learn about the different species of this insect, its diet, care, and hatching process. Includes a care sheet, wallpaper, photographs, puzzles, printable worksheets, and a lesson plan.
This page is a good source for teachers and students. Select the "Set-Up" link for information on how to collect praying mantis and how to prepare for class activities. Scroll down the page and click on the "Praying Mantis Information Sheets" to learn about the insect. Includes a lesson plan, activities and a printable activity chart.
Click on the question-links and find answers to many questions about the mantids. Includes photographs, wallpaper, and a word search. NOTE: The site has a link to a forum. NOTE: The site includes pop-up ads.