This product goes along with the book "The Magic School Bus and the Butterfly Bunch", by Kristin Earhart. In the story, Ms. Frizzle takes the class on a field trip so they can learn about the life cycle of a butterfly. This book study contains the following components:
**Review Quiz - answer key included
**Anticipation Guide- Before reading, the students will read some sentences about butterflies. They will predict whether or not they are facts or non-facts. Then as they read, they will compare their predictions with the information in the book.
**Glossary Page - The students will make a glossary based on some of the vocabulary words from the book. They can look the words up in a dictionary, online dictionary resource, or they can be discussed with the class/reading group.
**Vocabulary Review Quiz
**Moths vs. Butterflies Chart - The students use the information in the back of the book to compare moths to butterflies.
**Butterfly Life Cycle Report Planning Sheet - The students will use the information from the book (as well as outside resources if you wish) to complete a planning sheet for a life cycle report on butterflies.
**Butterflies vs. Moths Report Planning Sheet - The students will use the information gathered from their chart (as well as outside resources if you wish) to coomplete a planning sheet for a report explaning the differences between moths and butterflies.
**Butterfly Writing Paper for the reports.