Butterflies Lesson Plans, Butterflies Themes, Butterflies Printouts,
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Butterflies Lesson Plans and Thematic Units
Teacher's Guide to Creating a School Butterfly Garden
The ideas and information in this section come from an article written
by Jennifer Goodwin Smith in the January 1995 issue of Science and
Children (p. 29-32). She planned and planted a school butterfly garden
with sixth and seventh graders in Maryland, and wrote the article to
make it easier for others to do similar projects.
Butterfly Habitat & Life Cycle
Comprehensive recource with life cycle handouts, videos, etc...
A Moth Is Not a Butterfly!
Students complete a Venn diagram comparing moths and butterflies.
Butterflies's Journey North
Students follow Butterflies's progress across the Northern Hemisphere as
they watch for signs of the season and track the migration of a variety
of birds, butterflies, and whales. This site is outdated but still has
Several projects to do after researching butterflies.
Caterpillars to Butterflies
This unit involves setting up a science activity that allows students to
observe the development of a caterpillar into a butterfly.
The Very Hungry Caterpillar
Activities to go with the book.
The emergence of a butterfly from its chrysalis is an exciting climax to
a classroom activity that follows the developmental stages in the life
of an insect.
Butterfly Lesson Plans from The Lesson Plans Page
Features a complete Multidisciplinary Thematic Unit on Butterflies
Life cyle and characteristics project.
Butterflies Internet Resources
Covers the migration of the Monarch butterfly. The goals of MONARCH
WATCH are to further science education, particularly in primary and
secondary school systems, to promote conservation of monarch
butterflies, and to involve thousands of students and adults in a
cooperative study of the monarch's fall migration.
Focuses on various aspects of butterflies from around the world,
contains a variety of factual information and products available for
of North America
Pictures, maps, and more information about butterflies.
12 pages packed full of information on all sorts of Butterfly topics.
Butterflies Interactive Whiteboard Resources
Online Butterfly Games and Puzzles from
Online Monarch Maze
Tic Tac Toe with a Butterfly
Hunt ... Memory Game
Online Insects Crossword Puzzle
Coloring Pages from Coloring-ws.com
17 pictures with butterflies to print and color.
The ButterflySite Coloring Pages and Drawings
Here are some FREE Butterfly Coloring Pages for you to print out.
Butterfly Coloring Pages from Primary Games
Crafts and Recipes
Butterfly in my Window
Butterfly in my Garden
Butterfly Fingerprint Craft
Butterfly Stuffed Newspaper Craft
Butterfly TP Roll Craft
Students use their hand prints to create a butterfly.
Use tissue and foam to create a butterfly.
Tissue Paper Butterfly
Hang or stick these butterflies to your window as a sun catcher
Butterflies Clip Art