Life Cycle of a Butterfly

Life Cycle of a Butterfly
Life Cycle of a Butterfly
Life Cycle of a Butterfly
Life Cycle of a Butterfly
Life Cycle of a Butterfly
Life Cycle of a Butterfly
Life Cycle of a Butterfly
Life Cycle of a Butterfly
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♦♦ This lesson focuses not only on their life cycle but on many other aspects of butterflies in general.

pg.1 What is a butterfly? - General characteristics.
pg.2 Different shapes and colors - class to vote to choose the 'best' four.
pg.3 Butterfly body parts - a drag and drop activity.
pg.4 Use a Venn Diagram to compare Butterflies and Moths - a drag and drop activity.
pg.5 Life cycle of the Monarch Butterfly.
pg.6 Life cycle of the Large Citrus Butterfly.
pg.7 Butterfly eggs.
pg.8 Butterfly larva.
pg.9 Moulting.
pg.10 Changing into a pupa plus a time-lapse video to see this stage of metamorphosis.
pg.11 Butterfly pupa.
pg.12 Emerging butterfly.
pg.13 The adult butterfly.
pg.14 Butterfly senses - touch each of the red dots to find out more.
pg.15 Butterfly enemies - play the game "What am I" then move each of the note 'pads' to reveal the answers.
pg.16 Butterfly larvae enemies.
pg.17 Mud-puddling.
pg.18 Basking.
pg.19 The Monarch migration.
pg.20 A map to show the migration routes of the Monarch Butterfly.
pg.21 Hibernating.
pg.22 Male or female - how to tell the difference.
pg.23 Why do butterflies have brightly-colored wings?
pg.24 Nature's magician - the Leaf Butterfly.
pg.25 Name me!
pg.26 I'm watching you! - the Owl Butterfly.
pg.27 Camouflage - the Glasswing Butterfly.
pg.28 Mimicry - the imposters of the animal world!
pg.29 Are butterflies useful in nature?
pg.30 Butterflies under threat - four main threats to their survival.
pg.31 How can you help the survival of the Monarch?
pg.32 Make a butterfly garden - some practical guidelines.
pg.33 Food chains - make 2 different food chains by placing organisms into their correct 'boxes'.
pg.34 Butterfly activities - 'create a life cycle' and a cloze procedure task.
pg.35 A butterfly quiz to recap what has been learnt.

Also included:
♦ An interactive Word Search for the Whiteboard.
♦ An interactive coloring-in activity.

♦ A worksheet - 'cut and paste' to complete a butterfly life cycle.
♦ A crossword puzzle (with answers)

*Note: This lesson is a Flash application created using Adobe Flash. Once you have unzipped the folder, Adobe Flash Player is required to open and run this program. Please check that you have this free Flash Player installed on your computer!

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