Butterfly Resources For Parents and Teachers:

Insect Lore.com - purchase live insects or larvae - good source for books, videos, and fun "stuff"

North American Butterfly Association
information and links

Journey North - Project - Global Study of Monarch Butterfly
Excellent slide shows
http://www.learner.org/jnorth/tm/monarch/jr/BookletList.html

How does temperature affect the pattern of the monarch caterpillar?
Excellent slides!
http://www.learner.org/jnorth/tm/monarch/sl/29/0.html


Monarch Watch
http://www.monarchwatch.org/class/challeng.htm

Symbolic Migration - sent paper butterflies to Mexico
http://www.learner.org/jnorth/tm/symbolic/AboutFall.html

More Information for Adults on Miss Miller's Insect Page
Butterfly Unit

The Itsy Bitsy Song
Butterfly Cycle Song
Insect observation sheet.htm
Insect observation sheet.htm
Classroom Songs
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Butterfly Resources for Second Graders
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Butterfly Wordsearch  http://abcteach.com/babysit/Wordsearch/butterfly.htm

Other Insects  http://www.abcteach.com/directory/theme_units/animals/insects

Word Seach and Hidden Message Puzzle at Songs 4 Teachers.com

Animal Coloring Pages @ First-school
http://first-school.ws/theme/animals/cp_animals_alphabet.htm
index on the side:  insects, spiders

Kidzone - Monarch butterfly information
http://www.kidzone.ws/animals/monarch_butterfly.htm

Monarch Coloring
http://www.nationalgeographic.com/coloringbook/sketch_butterflies.html

Monarch Butterfly at Enchanted Learning
http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/butterfly/species/Monarch.shtml

Video of a scientist feeding a butterfly
http://www.learner.org/jnorth/tm/monarch/NectarFeedingFink.html

National Geographic Young Explorer - Read the April 2008 issue online - Monarch
http://www.nationalgeographic.com/ngyoungexplorer/pastissues.html

Butterflies of New York State - Pamphlet (2 pages)
http://www.dec.ny.gov/docs/administration_pdf/butterfly.pdf
http://www.dec.ny.gov/docs/administration_pdf/butterfly1.pdf
Poster
http://www.dec.ny.gov/docs/administration_pdf/butterfly2.pdf
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Students:  this page might help you with your insect studies.

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