The Very Hungry Western Caterpillar
The Very Hungry Western Caterpillar activity book is based off of Eric Carle’s The Very Hungry Caterpillar, this caterpillar takes a journey through the Western United States as he eats some of the most popular agriculture products in each state.
Lifecycle of a Caterpillar Butterfly
If you haven’t done a caterpillar to butterfly unit and raised the little buggers, you are missing out. For me, the Lifecycle of a Caterpillar Butterfly unit was always a good time.
Raising Painted Lady Butterflies…
I am always on the lookout for cute craft ideas that I can do with children. This fingerprint bug flower vase fit the bill. My neighbor gave me the idea of recycling bottles into vases.
The vases turned out extremely cute! Since we didn’t have to purchase a container and I had the paints, the budget thanked me too.
Step by step downloadable PDF file with pictures and a guide to the step from caterpillar to Monarch Butterfly.
This picture below is one of three cards with 18 full-color photos walking you through the life cycle of a Monarch Butterfly.
Start saving your cardboard egg cartons. You will need them to create this is a quick, easy, and self directed spring art project for preschool children.
Dot to dot printable worksheet.
This simple snack can be prepared ahead of time or assembled by the children themselves. You can substitute white chocolate wings or regular pretzel wings. There are so many possibilities for this snack.
Ideas to help you plan you caterpillar and butterfly theme activities. Preschool activities to help add you in making your planning easier.
Download and print the butterfly pattern using the red text link below. You can have the children color it and add bingo dauber spots.
Print out the flower and bee maze. Laminate it to use with erasable markers in file folders or as a worksheet.