This is a full comprehensive unit plan that teaches the Butterfly Lifecycle. It is appropriate for K-3 (primary grades). The package includes Fundamental concepts, Big Ideas, Overall and Specific Ontario Curriculum Expectations.
There are 8 cross curricular activities that allow students to explore the lifecycle of a butterfly in a variety of ways through visual arts, drama, hands-on learning, literature, and math.
Activity #1: Live Butterfly Garden
Activity #2: Sun Catchers
Activity #3: Poem/Handprint butterflies
Activity #4: Butterfly and Caterpillar Math
Activity #5: Butterfly Life Cycle
Activity #6: Mini colouring book (lifecycle stages)
Activity #7: Model a Butterfly Emerging from a Chrysalis
Activity #8: Library books