Life Cycles included in this package:
Charts and worksheets showing the complete metamorphosis of a Butterfly and Frog to go along with spring science units.
Life Cycle Chart - Complete and ready to copy on cardstock and laminate.
Life Cycle Chart - Incomplete to copy on cardstock and laminate along with photo sheet. Ideal for a reusable activity in centers allowing children multiple opportunities to complete the life cycle activity.
LIfe Cycle worksheet with word labels
half sheet containing pictures/ images to cut and paste onto worksheet
Life Cycle worksheet without word labels
page containing pictures/images and word labels to cut and paste onto worksheet
Chart and worksheet showing the incomplete metamorphosis of an alligator, chicken, robin, turtle. Wonderful way to compare differences in egg colors,shapes, and sizes!
Pages listed above come in a full color photo version AND a black lined master version.
Activities have been designed for students in preschool through 2nd grade. The multiple chart and worksheet options make it a versatile resource. Easily adjusted to the varying ability and interest level of students from year to year!
Ideal for use in learning centers. Some extension activities include:
Put a set of plastic life cycle figures with the charts so children can match the figure to the chart. Great for the youngest students. Figures are inexpensive and can be found in local craft stores and online.
Use color photo chart and black line master together. Children can view chart and color according to the photos to create the most realistic presentation.
Provide tracing paper for children to place over the photos and trace in place of the black line master. This requires time and concentration. Excellent for older children. The longer they spend working on it, the more likely it will be committed to memory.