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Lifecycles - Helping butterflies survive

This lesson explores the intricate balance of factors needed to ensure the continuation of a butterfly's life cycle. Pupils will begin to look at ways that human activity can make a difference to the survival of a species and be encouraged to create their own action plan.

COUNTRY: England
Science, Lifecycles


Included in this lesson plan:

Starter activity
Main activity
Plenary activity
Extension activity
Curriculum objectives
Learning outcomes
Activity sheets: Butterfly life cycle/action plan, Butterfly invitations, Can you work it out?, Radio samples, Priority species, Make a butterfly feeder
Teachers' notes: Large blue butterfly, Red admiral butterfly
Factsheets: Metamorphosis of the large blue butterfly, Media report


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