Insects are small creatures. They all have six legs and a hard outer shell. Some insects have wings and can fly. Insects come in many shapes, sizes, and colors. Read on to learn more about them.
This insect is called a walking stick. It looks like a twig, doesn’t it? This helps it hide from predators .
Ants are social insects. They live and work together in large groups. A group of ants is called a colony.
Look at those wings! Dragonflies zoom around looking for mosquitoes, flies, and moths to eat.
This is a praying mantis. It is a predator. It uses its long front legs to catch other insects for food.
Did You Know?
Insects have three main body parts. These are the head, thorax, and abdomen. Look at this diagram to see the body parts of a bee.