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Bible: New life in Christ (like the butterfly)
Language arts: verbs and adjectives, copywork
Science: migrating animals, butterflies and caterpillars
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|The Science of Seasons||Have your kids see if they can find the pages that match this week’s activities as they do them.|
|The Science of Seasons Learn-and-Play Activities||p. 64-65 Vivid Verbs and Adjectives||p. 66 Copywork||p. 67 Spring picnic clothes|
|Explore Spring||Activity: Animals on the Move|
Supplies: list of migrating animals, family members, measuring tape, backyard or other open space
|Activity: Make Your Own Butterfly Caterpillar Fan|
Supplies: templates supplied by the Explore Spring book, colored pencils or crayons, scissors
|Read each book on the day it’s listed:||Slide and Slurp, Scratch and Burp: More About Verbs||Going Home: The Mystery of Animal Migration||Hairy, Scary, Ordinary: What Is an Adjective?||Face to Face with Caterpillars|
|Butterfly life cycle |
Option: cut out, glue onto colored construction paper and label the stages.
2nd option: Monarch life cycle project (need pasta, a paper plate, white beans, glue, twig)
|Bible lesson: New life in Christ (like the butterfly)|
Insect Lore Live Butterfly Garden – Start raising caterpillars. I highly recommend doing this activity, if you have not done so before. My kids raised butterflies several times over the years, and it was a memorable experience!
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