This pack contains a huge range of activities on the butterfly life cycle and is especially fun when you have hatching caterpillars in your classroom! Suitable for K to Grade 2 this pack provides many differentiated activities to discuss the life of butterflies.

This easy-to-use, best-selling packet includes:

  • diagrams

  • labelling activities

  • vocabulary sheet with friendly definitions

  • cut and paste vocabulary match-up activity

  • Caterpillar and Butterfly adjectives flip books

  • Caterpillar and Butterfly Venn diagram

  • sequencing cut and paste (colour and black & white)

  • Butterfly life cycle word wall sign with words ready to place on your classroom word wall

  • Count down to hatching! wall sheet (colour and black & white)

  • From egg to butterfly reading comprehension sheet with questions

  • Caterpillars and the senses - activity sheet

  • Life cycle spinner (colour and black & white)

  • Sequencing flip book (colour and black & white) - 4 templates to select from for differentiation

  • Adjective hunt - activity

  • Chrysalis development diagram

  • Caterpillars need - worksheet with matching cut and paste

  • Chrysalis flip book - a look inside a chrysalis

  • Anatomy of a butterfly diagram and blank worksheet to label


Aligns with the Australian Curriculum for Foundation Year Science:
Living things have basic needs, including food and water. 

Aligns with the Australian Curriculum for Year 1:
Living things have a variety of external features. 
Living things live in different places where their needs are met. 

Butterfly Life Cycle Activities

  • File Info

    Electronic Download

    File Type: 1 x PDF

    Number of pages: 41

    Suggested Year Level: Year 1