Get ready for an amazing unit on the beautiful butterfly life cycle for kids! Come and take a look at just how much fun we have been having with our unit this year! But why stop at just filling out a butterfly life cycle worksheet? Let’s dive deeper and have fun while we’re at it!
In this post, I will be sharing with you some precious activities and ideas for you to teach your kids about the miracle of metamorphosis! This sensational butterfly life cycle book printable will blow your mind! Here is our butterfly life cycle lesson plan!
Visit our caterpillar and butterfly hub HERE! We have dozens and dozens of awesome printables, activities and ideas that your kids will love!
Books about the Life Cycle of the Butterfly
As your kids learn about the amazing stages of butterfly life cycle, from caterpillar and larva all the way to adult butterfly, your kids will simply be amazed. It is so interesting how a little caterpillar can go into a tiny restrained space and emerge as a completely different creature. Is it magic? No! It’s metamorphosis!
Whether you like the hungry caterpillar book to teach your kids about it or picture books with real photos, you will definitely want to include books into your unit. Here are some of the ones that we love and enjoy reading year after year in Spring. For a more complete list, visit our book list post HERE.
National Geographic Readers: Caterpillar to ButterflyA Butterfly’s Life Cycle (Explore Life Cycles)The Life Cycles of Butterflies: From Egg to Maturity, aThe Story of the ButterflyThe Amazing Life Cycle of Butterflies (Look and Wonder)The Life Cycle of a Butterfly
This Sensational Butterfly Life Cycle Book Homeschool Printable will Blow your Mind
Let’s talk about the butterfly life cycle printable that you can get for free in this post. Print it in black ink on white paper. Cut the pages, stack them on each other (cover page on top) and staple them together to make a booklet.
This printable book has beautiful black and white images of the butterfly life cycle that kids can color as they learn about the four main stages. These are more than just fun butterfly coloring pages.
Make sure that you take advantage of this printable. It is also a handwriting practice for kids to learn to write the stages of the life cycle, but also to practice forming beautiful letters. Fine motor skills are very important!
Butterfly Life Cycle Coloring Pages
At the end of the coloring pages and handwriting practice on each page, you will see an actual butterfly life cycle diagram for kids to have a visual on how this works. It includes the beautiful butterfly life cycle pictures that they colored in the pages before this, so they will make a connection more easily. Isn’t it beautiful?
Now, your kids will have a book that they have made on their own that they can read over and over. They will be so proud of it because they colored it and they wrote on it!
If you love this printable and think it will be helpful, then here is your chance to make your lesson a unit! Yes! Add more fun and educational activities that kids will love and that will make your life so much easier. Take a look!
Life Cycle Activities
Hungry Caterpillar Activities
Butterfly Life Cycle Activities & Resources
To expound on caterpillar butterfly life cycle unit, why not get some hands-on replicas of the stages of the life cycle? Or why not actually get some real caterpillars and grow them into butterflies? Here are some of these! Your kids will really love them!
Butterfly Crafts for Kids
Butterfly craft ideas: Butterfly Craft Projects for Spring is the very best. Imagination is unleashed to its higghest potential here! Our post Butterfly Life Cycle for Kids ~ List of Printable Activities & Ideas includes awesome and super creative butterfly crafts for preschoolers.
A few more fun butterfly craft for kids are found in Butterfly Life Cycle Activities & Crafts (Free Printable Set). You will also love these easy butterfly crafts for kids to make with construction paper, tissue paper, play dough, contact paper and more: 3 Butterfly Life Cycle Crafts & Resources.
Butterfly Life Cycle Printable
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