Activities - Snap traps
1. Identifying structural adaptations
Identify and list the structural adaptations of the Venus fly trap that enable it to entice and trap prey.
Observe the structural adaptations of the plant. Draw and label a scientific diagram of its snap trap. Label the functions and mechanics of its features.
Use puppets and props, such as gloved hands, to create an enactment or video that describes the plant’s adaptations and explains the trapping steps and mechanisms.
4. Caring for a Venus Fly Trap
Keep a Venus fly-trap in the classroom. Refer to How to care for a Venus fly trap