Butterfly Metamorphosis Activity Kit

ITEM #141
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Complete Metamorphosis is one of nature's mysterious wonders -- you have to see it to believe it... and now your students can! Our Metamorphosis kit represents each stage of the butterfly/moth life cycle. From a small egg on a leaf to a caterpillar; and then from a cocoon (which is REAL!) to a beautiful butterfly or moth, young entomologists will be excited to make a metamorphosis card of their own!

Ages 4 and up.

Video: Step by Step Assembly

Unit Goals and Concepts:

  • Know which insects go through complete metamorphosis.
  • Develop an understanding of the stages of metamorphosis by making a Metamorphosis Card, complete with a real cocoon.
  • Identify the body parts of insects.

Materials Included:

  • Our exclusive Metamorphosis Card.
  • A real cocoon, leaves, pipe cleaners, stickers and other materials to decorate the Metamorphosis cards.
  • Tacky glue.
  • Resource materials.
  • A baggie for each participant to take his or her project home in.
  • Our exclusive instructor's activity guide that provides everything instructors need to teach about Metamorphosis, plus a reproducible activity sheet.

Companion Book:

Looking for an educational storybook about butterflies to introduce this kit to your students? Click here.

A Butterfly Called Hope Book. Item Number 606u.