Mission Statement

Research Teams:
  • Bee Diseases & Pests (what other animals intrude on bees' hives and what diseases can they get)
    • Alex, Karsten, Tyler, Vincent, Nathaniel, Will
  • All About Honey (types, how it's made, extraction)
    • Sophia, Noah, Mayer, Isabel, Danielle
  • The Pollination Process (how exactly do bees pollinate plants, why are they such an important pollinator)
    • John, Eloise, Lauren, Gabe, AJ
  • How Can We Help? (what the public can do to save the bees: gardening, pesticides, proper removal, etc)
    • Jack A., Elizabeth, Ava, Sadie, Jon Harris
  • Bee Sight & Dance (how bees see and how they communicate through dance)
    • Izzie, Grace, Max, George
  • Beekeeping (tools, procedures, how to start your own hive)
    • Sophie, Maggie, Kennedy, Dylan, Chris
  • Bee Life Cycle (life cycle, how they become drone/worker/queen, what each looks like)
    • Henry, Jack M., Ally, Nolan, Ruby
  • Life in a Colony (jobs of worker/drone/queen, daily life, defense)
    • Connor, Bennett, Ethan, Ethan, Abe
  • Importance in an Ecosystem (why the honey bees are so important to the environment)
    • Anderson, Zach, Nate, Allie, Stefan
  • Types of Bees (including honeybees, other bees, wasps, hornets)
    • Michael, Brandon, Olivia, Magnolia, Gray, Chloe
  • Bees & Human Health (how can humans benefit from bee products such as propolis and honey)
    • Sydney, Edwynn, Ian, Erik, Eleanor

Activity Packet

  • **Digital Media** (create PSAs/commercials/info videos, Youtube channel, Apps)
    • Anderson, Grace, Ethan L., Chloe
  • Garden (maintain our garden plot, grow plants indoors first, make seed bombs and seed bomb station for conferences)
    • Stefan, John, AJ, Alex
  • Education 1 (investigate field trip opportunities, contact speakers, create posters and brochures)
    • Danielle, Kennedy
  • Education 2 (investigate competitions/White House, grants and fundraising, contact places for us to present, newspapers/TV)
    • Sydney, Olivia, Isabel, Hoge
  • BCS Bees Books (create info books, picture books, comic books that raise awareness and teach about bees)
    • Vincent, Sophia, Max, Henry
  • Website (create and update pages on our BCS Bees website)
    • Chris F., Nathaniel, Nolan, Connor, Edwynn
  • Beekeeping (run tests on hives, build additional hives, create procedures/plans for when we go to the hives)
    • Dylan, Noah, Ava, Bennett
  • Games (create Beeopoly and other board games, digital games)
    • Izzie, Tyler, Jack Mo, Gabe, Zach
  • Cooking & Recipes (collect and test recipes using honey, create Cook Book to sell)
    • Ally, Nate, Isabel, Gray, Michael
  • Geocaching (create new geo-coin, set up and maintain geocaches)
    • Mayer, Ian, George
  • Bee Created Products (make products to sell from beeswax and honey)
    • Magnolia, Lauren, Ruby, Eleanor, Brandon
  • **Bee Related** **Products** (design and create products to sell such as jewelry, cards, keychains, etc)
    • Eloise, Sophie, Maggie, Sadie, Will
  • BCS Bees Merchandise (design merchandise to sell such as tshirts, hats, bumper stickers, phones cases, pencils, order from vendors)
    • Elizabeth, Allie, Ethan S., Jon Harris, Jack A., Abe

Past Wikis


Team Brainstorming New Ideas for 2016-2017