Talk about wonder in a jar. A caterpillar comes to school in a jar and the entire class watches day after day as the caterpillar goes about the busniness of metamorphosis. The wonder if the process is highlighted and celebrated with the pictures of the students observing the changes and the magical moment when the Painted Lady butterfly emerges and flies back to nature. Let's Read and Find Out Science series continues. 32 pages Ages 4-8
One day a caterpillar comes to school in a jar. Imagine the curiosity and the excitement. The children in the class watch the caterpillar every day and see it go through the stages of molting, going into a chrysalis, and emerging as a butterfly. It's hard to be patient and wait but finally there it is, a beautiful Painted Lady butterfly. This is a lovely, informative way to learn about the metamorphosis of caterpillar to butterfly.