Butterfly Life Cycle Kindergarten Sweetwater Primary School
1. The Egg • The female butterfly lays an egg on a leaf.
2. Caterpillar • Out of the egg hatches a tiny caterpillar. • The caterpillar eats and eats and eats.
3. The Chrysalis • The caterpillar wraps himself inside a cocoon and stays inside for about 2 weeks.
4. The Butterfly • Out of the chrysalis comes a beautiful butterfly!
Butterfly Facts • Butterflies can see red, green, and yellow. • Butterflies have four wings. • They have antennae that help them see. • Female butterflies are bigger than male butterflies. • A butterfly flies from flower to flower eating nectar.