The students will be able to explain the life cycle of a butterfly.
Common Core Standard
RL 4.3, "Explain events, procedures, ideas, or concepts, in a historical, scientific, or technical text, including what happened and why, based on specific information in the text."
Butterflies can't fly if the body temperature is below 86 degrees.
How long does it take the butterfly to learn how to fly?
Usually within a three or four-hour period, the butterfly will master flying and will search for a mate to reproduce all over again.