facts & slow motion video of one flying
Then, we looked at a ruler to see how tiny ladybugs are.
Tennessee ladybug on finger shows actual size of insect -
photo © Lindsey T on Flickr - use permitted with attribution
Next, I did a Venn diagram and we re-discovered facts of ladybugs, comparing them with what we already knew about people.
We attached a popsicle stick to the head and glued on a piece of cardstock so the head could slide up and down from the Pronotum.