Learn about silkworms with these websites. You can find information on different species of silkworms and their life cycles, the history of silk production, how to raise your own silkworms, and more. Includes a link to an eThemes resource on insects.
This is a tutorial on how to raise silkworms and harvest the silk. It mentions the "Peace Silk" and "wild silk" processes in which the moths are not killed. NOTE: This is a commercial site with ads and an online store.
Explore these websites about insects and their relatives. Included are picture galleries of different types of insects, insect themed activities and games, and insect recipes. There are also online videos, audio clips, and quizzes. Included are eThemes resources on ants, bees, ladybugs, and Missouri butterflies.