Asian Longhorned beetle
Asian Longhorned beetle


Empower kids to help save your community’s trees with these flexible lesson plans and activities.

ALB Hunt Video


Play the Freeze & Collect Game

Get your kids working on a solution with these materials:
• ALB Hunt Worksheet
• ALB Tree Guide Worksheet
• ALB Handout Card
• ALB Bookmark
• ALB Calendar

Read the Spotted Bug Storybook:
• View e-reader
• Download PDF

Be a Beetle Buster Family with these parent flyers:
• English
• Spanish
• Family Activity Flyer
• Family Activity Flyer Key

Decorate your classroom with these posters:
• ALB Poster: English
• ALB Poster: Spanish

Fun activities and crafts for the classroom:
Make Your Own ALB Costume
Play Hide-and-Seek Beetle
• Create a Tree Savings Book
Make a Beetle Ring
Design Your Own Halloween Bug Mask Collection
Plan a Scouting or 4-H Activity

Download the Complete Educator’s Guide for lesson plans, or choose a level below.

Smart Searchers Program
This lesson plan is perfect for the teacher looking to help upper elementary students become good stewards of the earth. There are four lessons in this program, along with the following additional resources to support each lesson:

Beetle Busters Program
For middle and high school students, download this plan to help kids become environmental pillars in their community. Here are additional resources for the five lessons in this program.