Type
Crossword
Description

The stage when the butterfly eats a lot Larva
Young of a grasshopper nymph
Plant it in the garden seed
Adult plants have this Flowers
A young plant seedling
mosquito lays this egg
Another name for the second stage of butterfly life cycle Caterpillar
Young of a frog Tadpole
Protects the seed. Grows around the seed. fruit
The process when a seed begins to grow germinate
A stage where the beetle does not move pupa

life cycle Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A complete change of former structure Metamorphosis
People perform on it Stage
3rd stage og a cycle Chrysalis
You eat for breakfast Egg
You ride it Cycle
Not finish Incomplete
Insect go through it in a complete cycle Lavra
Part of a incomplete cycle Nymph
Part a butterfly life cycle Pupa
When you grow up Adult
Pant it in the garden Seed
Can't hear Death
To make again Reproduction
Coins not .dollar bills Change
A young plant Seedlibg

Plant Science Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

use of plants that benefit sick/injured people medicine
use of plants that keeps soil from being moved erosioncontrol
refers to cold tolerance of plants hardiness
completes life cycle in one growing season annual
reaches maturity in summer summerannual
reaches maturity in winter winterannual
completes life cycle in two growing seasons biennial
takes at least three growing seasons to complete life cycle perennial
protects the seed seedcoat
seed leaves cotyledon
connection between plumule and radicle hypocotyl
shoot tip plumule
embryonic root radicle
food for seed endosperm
changing from a seed to a seedling germination
mechanical removal of seed coat scarification
cooling time required before germination stratification
one of the requirements for germination moisture
process by which plants produce oxygen and food photosynthesis
process by which food and oxygen are turned into energy respiration

Insects and Life Cycles Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

abdomen
adult
ant
antenna
arthropod
beetle
complete metamorphosis
egg
grasshopper
head
honeybee
housefly
incomplete
larva
Metamorphosis
nymphs
pupa
six legs
thorax
wings

Butterfly terms puzzle Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The third stage of butterfly life cycle shaped like J Chrysalis
hard covering that protects and supports an insect Exoskeleton
Another name for chrysalis Pupa
IL state insect Monarch
A species that can best survive in this environment Habitat
The number of legs that every insect has Six
Breathing holes that allow the caterpillars, chrysalides, and butterflies to breathe Spiracles
The coiled feeding tube used to drink nectar Proboscis
A scientist who studies butterflies Lepidopterist
These found on head of butterfly for taste, balance and to find way around Antennae
Opening of silk gland found on caterpillar's lower lip Spinneret
A set of wings; one attached on left and one on right, towards the rear of thorax Hindwing
Life cycle begins when butterfly lays this Egg
Another term for caterpillar; 2nd stage Larva
Middle section of butterfly; wings attach to Thorax
Caterpillar changes into a butterfly' the change from a larvae to insect Metamorphosis
Fourth stage of life cycle, It has six legs, four wings, and three distinct body parts Butterfly
Set of wings; attached on the left and right, toward front of thorax Forewing
Method of protection when Viceroy can be mistaken for Monarch because markings are alike Mimicry
____________ Lady, type of butterfly found in all 50 states Painted
First of three body parts Head
Second stage of butterfly life cycle, another term for larva Caterpillar
Last of three insect body parts Head
Last of three parts of an insect's body Abdomen

Plant Parts Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

This part of the plant makes the food. Leaves
Plants need this to grow; form of energy. Sun
Part of the plant that gets water from soil. roots
Food roots get from soil. nutrients
Water moves from the roots to the leaves throught the plant's what? stem
A carrot stores food in it what? roots
The part of the plant that makes fruit and seeds. flower
How a living thing begins its life, grows and makes new living things like itself. Life Cycle
Must reach the stigma to grow a seed; bees, wind and water carry this to the stigma. Pollen
tiny, baby plant. It is very small. embryo
Protects the seed. Grows around the seed. Fruit
The process when a seed begins to grow. germinate
They do not have flowers or cones. Fall on the ground. Examples are ferns and mosses. Spores
Many plants close together. Crowding
Different kinds of plants. Variation

Plant and Animal Life Cycles Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

environment
survival
adaptations
metamorphosis
seed
bud
flower
stem
root
germination
nymph
adult
pupa
larva
egg

Life Cycles Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Metamorphosis
Tadpole
Pupa
Offspring
Larva
Chrysalis
Inherited traits
Acquired traits
Individual
Life cycle

PLANT LIFECYCLE Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

prediction
petal
anther
stigma
ovule
stamen
pistil
diagram
life cycle
flowers
fruit
seedling
observation
plumule
seed
roots
germination
pollination
environment
cotyledon
radicle
hilum

Vocabulary Practice List #19 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

a major change that an organism goes through during its life cycle(ex.a frog grows legs, a caterpillar grow wigs to become a butterfly) Metamorphosis
a type of life cycle that usually consists of 4 stages of development and one stage includes a major body change(egg>larva>pupa>adult *butterflies go through this type of a life cycle) Complete metamorphosis
a type of life cycle that consists 3 main stages of growth where the young looks like the adult and no metamorphosis takes place(egg nymph>adult *grasshoppers go through this type of a life cycle) Incomplete Metamorphosis
the first stage in most animals life cycle Egg stage
the second stage in the complete metamorphosis life cycle where the goal of the organism is to feed and store energy to go through a metamorphosis( larva look very different than the adult) Larva Stage
the third stage of the butterflies life cycle&the complete metamorphosis where the chrysalis(cocoon) is made and major body changes takes place Pupa Stage
the enclosure that is made during the complete metamorphosis life cycle(for a butterfly the chrysalis is called a cocoon) chrysalis
the last stage of all life cycles where the organism's goal is to reproduce to carry on its species) adult stage
the second stage of the incomplete metamorphosis life cycle where the organism's goal is to feed and grow ( the nymph looks very similar to the adult, just smaller) nymph
the first stage of a plants life cycle Seed
a sprouted seed that can now go through photosynthesis ( young plant) Seedling

Amphibians Frog Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

What is the name given to the eggs that a frog lays? Frog Spawn
What is the scientific name given to an animal that lives both on land and in water? Amphibian
What is the life cycle called that a frog goes through when it emerges from the egg? Metamorphosis
Where are frogs eggs laid? Shallow ponds
What is the second life stage of the frog? Tadpole
What is the name given to all frogs that are aproximatly 1cm long? Froglets
What do newly hatched frogs normally eat? Algae
What season do frogs normally spawn in? Spring
What limb does a frog loose when it reaches adulthood? Tail
What is the main diet of an adult frog? Insects
What organ do frogs use to catch their food? Toungue
What is the main cause for the deaths of Frogs every year? Pesticides