Alternate Activity 3: Metamorphosis Video
Activity time: 10 minutes
Materials for Activity
- A computer with Internet access, and a large monitor or a digital projector
Preparation for Activity
- Set up the equipment and test the Internet connection. Preview the YouTube video(s) Monarch Butterfly Life Cycle (2:11) and Frog Life Cycle (2:22), and cue them to show the children.
Description of Activity
These two short videos show the metamorphoses of a Monarch butterfly and a frog, in time-lapse photography. You might play these during while the children create egg carton caterpillars (Activity 4).