National Learn About Butterflies Day

These creatures contribute to pollenating our crops which supply us food and energy.

National Learn About Butterflies Day is recognized on March 14. Learn more about one of the most vital insects – the butterfly. These creatures contribute to pollenating our crops which supply us food and energy.

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Butterflies: Our Pollinators
Butterflies: Our Pollinators

Lesson

Students will learn about how butterflies and how they act as pollinators. Students will examine how butterfly patterns help them blend in with their environments and avoid predation.

Butterflies & Life Cycle
Butterflies & Life Cycle

Lesson

Students will examine the concept of metamorphosis and how it is related to the butterfly life cycle. Students will understand why each stage in the butterfly life cycle is important. Students will...

Butterfly Butterfly
Butterfly Butterfly

Lesson

The students will be able to illustrate and describe the life cycle of a butterfly from stage 1 to stage 4.