Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History

Draw a Carolina Sphinx Moth and Learn About Its Adaptations

Description

Follow along with museum educator Katie Derloshon in drawing and making observations of the Carolina Sphinx Moth. In this video, Katie will guide you in looking closely at images of a real specimen and how to use those observations in your drawing. While instructing you on what and how to draw, Katie shares information about the moth's body features and how it eats, moves, and protects itself.

This video is an extension activity for the museum's "Insect Survival" digital school program for Grades 3-5.

About Digital School Programs

The museum is offering live, online video Digital School Programs aligned with standards for Grades K-12. The programs are free and registration is now open.

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Resource Type
Arts & CraftsVideos and Webcasts
Grade Level
3-5
Topics
Life Science
Exhibit
O. Orkin Insect Zoo