Role 3: Arachnids

  1. Research on the Web information about arachnids common to your state.
  2. Decide as a team which arachnid should be the state symbol.
  3. Prepare a trifold brochure or multi-media presentaton of information about your arachnid following specific guidelines on a scoring guide.
  4. As a team draft an official letter on school letterhead recommending a proposal to adopt your arachnid as an official state symbol.
  5. Present your information to the other teams and any other audience you wish to persuade.


Read the information contained at each site with your task in mind.

Common Missouri Spiders

Striped Scorpion