Minecraft Education Edition: Life Cycle (Build With Bees!)

Egg! Larva! Pupa! Adult!

Students explore the life cycle of bees, learning what the bees need to thrive — and what can threaten survival — at each stage.

This lesson will enable students to:

  • List in order the four life stages of a honeybee, and identify what can help or hurt a bee during the different stages
  • Describe the castes and jobs within a honeybee hive


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Science Topics
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Video Games
Bees & Wasps
K-6, Educator
3rd Grade, 4th Grade, 5th Grade
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* Honey Bee Caste Worksheet
* Honey Bee Life Cycle Worksheet
* Teacher’s Guide

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