The Life Cycle of a Butterfly

Bobbie Kalman (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427165541

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Description

A monarch born in the fall has two major challenges! In addition to metamorphosis, these butterflies fly 4,000 miles on a two-way migration trek! The Life Cycle of a Butterfly explains butterfly metamorphosis and migration in simple terms. The text is beautifully illustrated with photographs and art, making this book a joy to read. Topics include where butterflies lay their eggs, the "eating machine" caterpillar, the transformation from pupa to chrysalis to butterfly, the monarch migration, and butterfly facts and activity suggestions about how to protect butterflies.

Reading Level
Lexile
575L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
N
ATOS
5.9
DRA
30
Categories
Genre
Animals, Birds & Insects Nature Science & Technology Social Issues
Interest Age
Ages 9-12
Grade
3rd Grade 4th Grade 5th Grade 6th Grade
Subject
Science Social Studies
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction
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