Insect Cookies

Insect Cookies

A fun and delicious way to explain the characteristics of an insect


  • Sugar cookies = 3 body parts
  • Pretzel sticks = 6 legs
  • Pretzel twists = 4 wings
  • Licorice string = 2 antennas
  • Various candies for eyes – M&Ms, Skittles, etc.

Put ingredients on paper plate and seal in a baggie with child’s name on the plate.

Snack provided by:

Warren County Conservation Board
Annette Nature Center
15565 118th Ave.
Indianola, IA 50125