Project Heading Butterflies Date
Aim: A concept of life cycles and different types of creature within a similar set. Intro to the seasons, life, birth, death
Colouring--lots of printouts of butterflies and flowers
Classified cards--named varieties
Matching cards--match the butterfly, match the shapes.
A visit--find a butterfly house. (melton?)
TV programme--can we find a video?
Songs--look on the web
Cooking--mash potato and veg/ discuss symetry
Dressing up--make a head-dress and wings
Story/reading--the butterfly that stamped?
Jigsaw--look for one or make one.
Spelling Bee, moth, butterfly, caterpillar, dragonfly, mayfly, egg, chrysalis, pupa.
Counting--do some simple worksheets
Sorting--make some mini butterflies or buy some Galt insects
Colours--talk about symetry of colours and do some squidging for symetry and colour mixing.
Facts--life cycle, names, plants
Art/collage--one massive butterfly!
Geography--plan of garden and where we see different butterflies