Read the information at the Natural Resources Conservation Service website.
Sketch and label an ideal wildlife habitat for butterflies.
Design a poster to explain why moths are in serious decline; for background information see news.bbc.co.uk1hiscitech4720864.stm Include a diagram to show the place of moths in food webs.
Carry out a moth survey as a homework activity. For ideas see www.back-garden-moths.co.ukIndex.php
Record the information on a class map. Is there a pattern to the number and types of moths found? What environmental factors might explain the distribution?