The Life of a Butterfly is a minilesson about the 4 stages that a butterfly goes through. Half a page of informational text tells how the insect goes from an egg to eventually become a butterfly. Students then must number the 4 stages and answer 2 inferential questions. Black-and-white drawings of each stage of life reinforces understanding of the changes that happen.Reading skills include decoding, sequencing, and making inferences. Answer key is included.