The Life Cycle of the White-tailed Deer and Butterfly is a SmartBoard instructional presentation in line with the 2nd Grade SOL’s for the state of Virginia (Life Processes)
2.4 The student will investigate and understand that plants and animals undergo a series of orderly changes as they mature and grow. Key concepts include
a) animal life cycles; and
b) plant life cycles.
This lesson focuses on the life cycles of the butterfly and white-tailed deer. It includes: a Smartboard presentation of the two life cycles, a pre-lesson “what I know/what I hope to learn” worksheet, a life cycle of the butterfly activity, and a “same and different” worksheet. The activity is also sent in PowerPoint for those not having SmartBoard capability and as .png sheets for printing.