Thinking Fountain
From Caterpillar to Butterfly

From Caterpillar to Butterfly (22k) This is a great story to read while raising butterflies -Karen
  • Butterflies
  • Caterpillars
  • Life Cycle
  • Symmetry

From Caterpillar to Butterfly
by Deborah Heiligmam
Published by HarperCollins Publishers
ISBN 0-06-445129-1

Summary:
From the time a caterpillar first hatches, it eats so fast that its skin can't keep up. It sheds its skin several times as it grows bigger and bigger. Eventually it forms a chrysalis and one day splits open and a beautiful butterfly emerges. What a magical metamorphosis!


books -icon (9k)
For more literature and science connections browse through other Books you can use.

That makes me think . . . (11k)
Try to name all of the parts of a butterfly. In what countries are butterflies found? What other insects go through a metamorphosis?

Yellow dot (9k) Butterfly Collection

Yellow dot (9k) Symmetry

Yellow dot (9k) Can you see it?




Index of ideas

Gathered by topic

Connected together


Try something new




A Science Learning Network Resource / © 1995-2011 Science Museum of Minnesota


Privacy Statement | Legal Notice