Butterflies are beautiful creatures, but did you know they don’t start out as butterflies? These insects have a complex life cycle! They go from their eggs, to being a caterpillar, to a chrysalis, and then, finally, a butterfly! Learn all about the evolution of a butterfly in “Butterfly Life Cycle”.
“Butterfly Life Cycle” provides opportunities to address these objectives:
- Increase cognitive skills
- Improve sequencing skills
- Promote object identification
- Improve fine motor skills (see adaptations)
As an art extension, provide butterfly coloring sheets and colored utensils! The participant(s) can make their own butterflies!