DISCLAIMER - This presentation was prepared using draft rules. There may be some changes in the final copy of the rules. The rules which will be in your Coaches Manual and Student Manuals will be the official rules.
BE SURE TO CHECK THE 2014 EVENT RULES for EVENT PARAMETERS.
THE NATIONAL INSECT LIST may be found at www.soinc.org under Event Information.
Training Power Point presents an overview of material in the training handout
Training Handout presents introductory topic content information for the event
Internet Resource & Training Materials are available on the Science Olympiad website at www.soinc.org under Event Information.
A Biology-Earth Science CD, the Audubon Guide to Insects and Spiders as well as the Division B and Division C Test Packets are available from SO store at www.soinc.org
30 Orders and 100 Families (B & C)
2014 Official National Insect List is based upon the Audubon Guide to Insects and Spiders. Note: Since taxonomic schemes may vary greatly from source to source, the Science Olympiad Official Insect List will be used for all competitions and all arbitration questions will defer to the Audubon Guide to Insects and Spiders.
This national insect order/family is available on the Official Science Olympiad webpage at
www.soinc.org. as well as training materials, and web resources.
Identify insects and selected immature forms by Order and and/family Family and common name