Many people are not aware that SPIDERS are NOT INSECTS. Spiders are arachnids. Some other arachnids are ticks, scorpions, mites, etc.
Check on my Insects & Bug theme page for more arachnids.
Search for Arachnids Books at Amazon.com
Bug Crafts Make crafts related to spiders.
Animal ColoringTransporter: Arthropods
Biodiversity Counts: Resources Including keys (with diagrams of arthropods: insects, arachnids, and crustaceans).
Bug and Insect Crafts @ Danielle's Place Spider, ladybug, ant, dragon fly, walking stick, praying mantis, mosquito, and butterflies. Many of these have patterns to go with it.
eNature.com There are large pictures of butterflies, insects, and spiders. At this site teachers can create a classroom species, there are ecards, newsletters and more for free membership.
Eency Weency Spider (Itsy
Bitsy Spider) My page
Spider Home Economics / Snacks
Take a snack cracker or a circle cut out of piece of bread and place some jelly, peanut butter, etc. on it. Place 4 pretzel sticks on each side. Place the raisins, chocolate chips on it (for the eyes)
Jumping Spiders of the World
SpiderRoom.info Find lots of information on this site. It even has resources for teachers (lesson plans)
Nursery Rhymes and Songs
Activities Using Music & Rhymes: Eency, Wency SpiderLittle Miss Muffet
Miss Muffet Background and recipe
CyberSleuth Kids: Tick Coloring Page