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Ages: 5 - 12
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Why Fireflies Light Up
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This is a brief video of an entomologist answering the question of why fireflies or "lightning" bugs light up.  (01:49)
March 19, 2012 at 02:30 PM
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Ages: 6 - 18
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Lightning Bugs in a Soybean Field
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This video shows lightning bugs in a soybean field in eastern Nebraska during late June. This might be a long time to watch one thing, but the field is covered in them.  Other topics of discussion could include the agriculture, soybeans, geography, e... [more]
June 12, 2012 at 02:53 PM
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Ages: 4 - 8
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Firefly song on Sesame Street
From sesamestreet.org
This is a pretty song by Olivia that talks about fireflies.  The song lyrics are also signed by a woman sitting next to her.  This can be used to compliment the Common Core Test Exemplar read-aloud poem "Firefly" (02:13)
April 21, 2012 at 09:15 PM
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Ages: 4 - 9
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Lightning Bug Shapes on Sesame Street
From sesamestreet.org
This is a short and fun video clip featuring lightning bugs taking all different shapes in the sky.  This can be used as a fun brain-break to compliment the Common Core Test Exemplar read-aloud poem "Fireflies" (01:01)
April 21, 2012 at 09:10 PM
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Ages: 6 - 18
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Lightning Bugs on Vimeo
From vimeo.com
This is a simple video of fireflies in a rural area around dusk.  This would be good to show students who have never seem lightning bugs. (01:33)
June 12, 2012 at 02:44 PM
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Ages: unspecified
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Lightning Bug on Vimeo
From vimeo.com
This is a 19 second close encounter of a lightning bug outside in nature.  This can give those students who may have never seen one a close up view (as good as can be caught on video).  (00:19)
June 12, 2012 at 02:31 PM
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Ages: 5 - 13
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Time Lapse of Lightning Bugs and Stars
From YouTube, produced by Danny Crocker-Jensen
Time-lapse photography of lightning bugs and the stars by Danny Crocker-Jensen.  Many bugs can be seen and have students watch for the shifting of the stars.  Cicadas can be heard in the background.  (00:47)
June 12, 2012 at 02:35 PM
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