9 Ways to Be a Bee BFF


The White House has released new strategies to boost the insects so crucial to our food supply. Here’s how you can do your part to support pollinators at home. (Nat Geo News)

Use our simple instructions to build your own bee hotel—we have three architectural models to choose from!

Teachers, scroll down for a quick list of key resources in our Teachers’ Toolkit—including a pollinator crossword puzzle!

Discussion Ideas





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Click to download this pollinator puzzle!

Click to download this pollinator puzzle!


Nat Geo: 9 Ways You Can Help Bees and Other Pollinators At Home

Nat Geo: Build Your Own Bee Hotel

Nat Geo: People, Plants, and Pollinators

Pollinator Partnership: Ecoregional Planting Guides

Pollinator Partnership: Pollinator Week—June 15-21, 2015

Native Pollinators in Agriculture Project: Pollinators 101

(extra credit!) Pollinator Health Task Force: National Strategy to Promote the Health of Honey Bees and Other Pollinators

2 responses to “9 Ways to Be a Bee BFF

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