What does it take for a butterfly to go from egg to caterpillar to beautiful, flying insect? Find out in this Digital Learning Science Lesson featuring MBL Research Assistants Sophia Kelly and Gabby Jerz.
This guided lesson takes middle or high school students through the four stages of butterfly metamorphosis and is accompanied by classroom slides and a lesson plan.
Don’t forget to download the Butterfly Metamorphosis Lesson Plan!
Lesson Title: Understanding Growth and Development of Organisms Through Butterfly Metamorphosis
Target Grade: 7th
Over Arching Goal: Through didactic and hands-on activities, students will gain an immersive understanding of butterfly metamorphosis.