2 L 1 Understand animal life cycles
2.L.1.1 Summarize the life cycle of animals:
• Birth • Developing into an adult
• Reproducing • Aging and death
2.L.1.2 Compare life cycles of different animals such as, but not limited to, mealworms, ladybugs, crickets, guppies or frogs.
What are the four stages of a butterfly’s life cycle: egg, larvae, pupa cocoon, butterfly
Video to help learner get a better understanding of how the caterpillar changes into a butterfly.
Completed at home
Vocabulary Words for Review
caterpillar: the larval stage of a butterfly or moth
chrysalis: the hard shell covering the pupa; shaped like an upside down teardrop
larva: the second stage of metamorphosis, during which an insect is wormlike and has new wings
pupa: the third stage of metamorphosis; encased by a chrysalis
metamorphosis: a series of developmental stages often marked by body changes
Worksheet for student to demonstrate their knowledge of the order of the life cycle.
Worksheet will be completed in the classroom