Watch the story: Diary of a Spider by Doreen Cronin Read the book: A Spiderling Grows Up by Pam Zollman Video: Tricky Spiders Activity: Invent a Spider Some spiders are named for how they look—like the wolf spider or the pumpkin spider. Pretend you discovered a new kind of spider. Draw it. (Be sure to give it eight legs, a head, and a body.) Describe it in words. Name it!