state of maine logo with beeTeaching Integrated Pest Management in the Classroom—Elementary School Curriculum

Elementary School Lessons by Subject:

Connecticut Elementary/Middle School IPM Curricula

Pennsylvania Elementary IPM Curricula

Texas Elementary Insect Curricula

Additional Lessons and Teaching Resources

Izzy praying mantisSelected Lessons: Grades K-1

Click here to view Maine and New England alignments for some Connecticut IPM lessons.  For alignments at a glance click here.

Link to the full CT K-1 IPM curriculum and alignments to CT standards here.  The above lessons are also aligned with the New England Common Core and National Science Standards.

Selected Lessons: Grades 2-3

For alignments at a glance click here.

Link to the full CT Grades 2-3 IPM curriculum and alignments to CT standards here.  The above lessons are also aligned with the New England Common Core and National Science Standards.

Selected Lessons: Grades 4-5

For alignments at a glance click here.

Link to the full CT Grades 4-5 IPM curriculum and alignments to CT standards here.  The above lessons are also aligned with the New England Common Core and National Science Standards.

jump startPennsylvania Elementary IPM Curricula

The following selected lessons are from Pennsylvania State University:

Visit Pennsylvania State IPM Elementary Lesson Website

Texas Cooperative Extension Elementary Insect Curriculum

The following lessons are from Texas Cooperative Extension, part of the Texas A&M University System:

Visit the Texas Cooperative Extension Elementary Insect Curriculum Website

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