IGG INVESTIGATE and EXPLORE: Choice Challenge 10

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Find a spider’s web, study it carefully and draw a spider’s web (Leaders Information and Craft)


- Black card for each Brownie
- Lead pencils
- Small paint brushes
- PVA glue
- Glitter
- Fake spider (optional)

Check out attached file which has plenty of resource materials and information


This activity will teach your Brownies about 2 common spiders and the types of web they make.

Photocopy the information sheet in the attached file and the photos of the two types of common spiders found in Ireland.

Make an Orb Web picture using the instructions on the following pages.

Discuss with the Brownies how important spiders are and how they eat harmful insects like flies and mosquitoes which carry diseases.


  • craft
  • orb web
  • sheet web
  • spider
  • web

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