Teacher uses silkworms as learning tool

04/16/2009 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

A Pennsylvania teacher is using silkworms to guide students through several experiments and projects -- some involving failure. "My enjoyment in all of this is seeing them get all excited about learning and making the connections and relating it to life," said fifth-grade teacher Dana Fenio. "You get them excited, and the learning comes right along with it."

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