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"Exploring The Life Cycle Of A Butterfly"

"Exploring The Life Cycle Of A Butterfly"

Students will view a video of the Monarch Butterfly’s life cycle. This video demonstrates the Monarch Butterfly’s life cycle, which is the following: egg, caterpillar (larvae), chrysalis, and adult (butterfly). Students will view concepts previously presented and learned pertaining to the four stages of the Monarch Butterfly’s life cycle. After the video is over, a class discussion will be held to clarify and reinforce concepts pertaining to the Monarch Butterfly’s life cycle (ie: the four stages). The class discussion will also include students’ observations. After the class discussion, students will draw an illustration of this butterfly’s life cycle along with the appropriate labels. Type of Task: Student Centered. Students will be provided with opportunities to apply concepts previously... Show More


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Nancy Tierney
Nancy Tierney (Student)
3 years ago

I liked the videos, however the ending on many of them needs to be better.  It seems as if they just stopped.  Also, on the wildabeast migration the narrator said something along the lines of this is the first step.  I looked at the time bar and realized that the video was 2/3 rds over.  We were just on the 1st step?

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