Included in this resource:
Butterfly student packet. Print the pages and staple together for each one of your students to use and keep.
The pages include:
Description of the butterfly life stages with pictures
Anatomy of a butterfly
A few butterfly facts
My butterfly drawing (on the butterfly fact sheet students learn that the wings of a butterfly are symmetrical.) Have them draw a butterfly with their wings a mirror image of the other.
What are the life stages of a butterfly? Students can work on their writing skills by writing about the life stages of the butterfly.
Also included are the following:
Butterfly life stages hands-on activity. Students create the life stages of a butterfly on a paper plate by using different objects. List of items needed and instructions included.
Three pages of large pictures, life cycle labels and arrows for use in bulletin board displays on the butterfly life stages. Or, use them as visuals in explaining the life stages by printing them on cardstock, laminating and cutting them out. You can put small magnets on the backs for use on a magnetic white board as you explain the life cycle to your students. You could also utilize these in a center.
Online video resource list.