Make a mobile that shows the complete metamorphosis of a butterfly from egg to larva (caterpillar) to pupa to adult (the butterfly). To learn more about the life cycle of the butterfly, click here.
- Many colors of construction paper, oak tag, or gift wrap
- Yarn or string
- Glue stick
- A sturdy paper plate
- Markers, crayons, or paint
- Stapler or tape
Staple or tape the stages in the butterfly’s life cycle to string and then to the paper plate. Attach another short length of string to the plate; it will be used to hang the mobile up.
You now have a great butterfly life cycle mobile!