Where Do Butterflies Come From?


  • Jul 26 2010 3:48 PM

    MaryRose Lovgren

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This activity, from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, is designed to explain to young children how caterpillars become butterflies. Step-by-step instructions for a craft are included, along with an animated image and explanation of a butterfly's life cycle.

Learning Registry Activity


    Topics and Grades

    Grade: TK/K to 3

    Topics: Ecology & Ecosystems, Life Sciences, Science


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    • Teacher Materials

    Tool for: Administrators, Parents, Teachers


    Instructional Strategy

    Teaching Method: Hands-on Learning