Monarch Butterfly Nonfiction Activities: this packet has realistic original artwork, photographs, a 3D life cycle craft, informational text, a life cycle poster, Monarch butterfly facts, a Monarchs Are-Can-Have-Need printable for writing notes, a Butterfly Words poster, Fact vs. Fiction sorting cards, a KWL Chart, a Body Parts diagram to label, a Body Parts poster, a Summary worksheet, lined writing paper and bulletin board titles in color or black and white. Use some or all of the enclosed activities as part of a nonfiction lesson plan or unit about this popular insect.
Note: TWO versions of every page with either the terms Larva + Pupa or Caterpillar + Chrysalis are enclosed.
Kids will learn facts about these fascinating creatures including how they migrate hundreds or thousands of miles to escape winter weather. The hanging mobile craft makes a striking showcase for all they've learned. A pre-written mobile and body part diagram is included for lower level students. Great for units about insects, migration, life cycles, metamorphosis, the environment, gardens, and nature. Download the Preview to look at the pages.
These activities align with several Common Core State Standards for English Language Arts for reading informational text and writing, such as: RI.1.2, RI.1.4, RI.2.3, RI.2.4, RI.3.3, RI.3.4, RI.4.3, RI.4.4.
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