A mini beast is a small creature that doesn’t have a backbone and are called invertebrates.They,re different to us because they can walk,fly and swim.Some can bite and some don’t bite.
a snail is a small slimy creature that has a shell on it,s back so when it gets frightened it can go in it’s shell.You may find some snails when you go on a walk under a log slithering around to find food. these snails have feelers so they can eat , smell see and drink
Spiders have 8 legs so they can run and catch other mini beasts. some have 3 types of webs a hammock web , cobweb and a funnel web . They eat flies,moths and even mice so they are not hungry all the time ! These spiders can spin gigantic webs some are as big as a piece of paper.There are 30 species of spiders in the UK.
Bees can only sting once then they die. The queen bee can lay up to 1,500 eggs a day. A bee has 900 cells in it,s brain. Each colony smells different to bees this is they can tell where they live. They can walk and fly . They have a thorax and an abdomen and some little wings.