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177 reviewed resources for the very hungry caterpillar

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The Very Hungry Caterpillar

For Teachers K - 2nd
Students explore phonemes and short vowels. They identify /a/ (short a) sound in spoken words and learn a meaningful representation and a letter symbol for the sound. Students identify /a/ (short a) sound in words. They read "The Very...
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The Very Hungry Caterpillar

For Teachers Pre-K - 1st
Young scholars explore the life cycle of a butterfly. For this life cycle lesson, students create a diagram of the life cycle of the butterfly. Young scholars also watch a YouTube video of a caterpillar turning into a butterfly.
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The Very Hungry Caterpillar

For Teachers K - 2nd
Pupils participate in activities associated with the book, "The Very Hungry Caterpillar". They practice using new vocabulary and the days of the week. They create a book about what they ate on the different days of the week and how the...
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Cut and Paste Caterpillar

For Students Pre-K - 1st
Little ones must first cut along doted lines of a colorful image of a caterpillar and then assemble the parts in the proper order.
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Sequence Event in the Very Hungry Caterpillar

For Teachers 1st - 3rd
Young scholars echo sentences from "The Very Hungry Caterpillar" after the teacher reads each. In this event sequences lesson, students retell the story and sequence events using sequencing index cards. Young scholars draw pictures to...
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My Butterfly

For Teachers K - 1st
Students complete a butterfly art project. They listen to the book "The Very Hungry Caterpillar," and using construction paper, markers, glue and scissors, they create a butterfly to display in the classroom.
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The Amazing Caterpillar

For Teachers 1st - 2nd
Young scholars listen to the story of The Very Hungry Caterpillar, and investigate the life cycle of a butterfly using live butterfly kits, information provided from the internet, and teacher-created activities.
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The Very Hungry Caterpillar

For Teachers Pre-K - 2nd
Students identify healthy foods and healthy eating habits. In this literature and healthy eating lesson, students listen to Eric Carle's, The Very Hungry Caterpillar before learning about healthy food choices, the days of the week,...
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The Very Hungry Caterpillar: A Sequencing Lesson

For Teachers K
Students listen to "The Very Hungry Caterpillar" and summarize to story to demonstrate comprehension. They review the days of the week and create their own book.
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Comprehension Through The Very Hungry Caterpillar

For Teachers 1st - 2nd
Students sequence seven events from "The Very Hungry Caterpillar" by matching the correct event with the day of the week. They recall details from the story as they unscramble words on a worksheet.
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Building a Butterfly Garden

For Teachers K - 2nd
Students create a butterfly garden. In this natural science lesson, students read the story The Very Hungry Caterpillar. Students use various flowers to attract butterflies to their school yard garden. Each student rewrites The Very...
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Who Is Eric Carle?

For Teachers Pre-K - 1st
Providing a template for a discussion of Eric Carle and his works, this presentation has empty spaces left specifically for adding pictures and information about this author. This exploration of Carle is only rudimentary, but a novel...
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Handprint Caterpillars

For Teachers Pre-K - K
Students create a caterpillar using their handprints. In this caterpillar lesson, students use finger paints and handprints to create the body and legs of their caterpillar. They listen to The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle. 
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The Very Hungry Caterpillar

For Teachers K - 1st
Student will listen to the story the first time, through then will read along with the teacher when the story is read a second time. The students will then put the sentence strips in order from first to last. The students will then...
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The Little Hungry Caterpillar

For Teachers Pre-K - 1st
Students discuss "The Little Hungry Caterpillar." In this reading comprehension lesson plan, students make sock caterpillars used in retelling the story so as sequence the events accurately.
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The Very Hungry Caterpillar

For Teachers K - 2nd
Students study about the stages of metamorphosis of a butterfly and then listen to and participate in the story The Very Hungry Caterpillar. The students then listen to the story in French and translate the French food words to English....
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Very Hungry Caterpillar

For Teachers K - 2nd
Students read "the Very Hungry Caerpiller" by Eric Carle and create their own caterpillers using the same art techniques found in the book in this excellent early elementary lesson. Included with the lesson is a vocabulary list and a...
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A Caterpillar's Life

For Teachers K
Students use different colors, surface textures, and shapes to create form and meaning to their caterpillar. They also come to recognize that living things have similar needs of water, food and air by teacher reading The Very Hungry...
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The Very Hungry Class

For Teachers K
Students listen to a read aloud of Eric Carle's, The Very Hungry Caterpillar, as an introduction to their study of the metamorphosis of a butterfly. They participate in a number of cross-curricular activities in this unit of lessons.
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All About Bugs

For Teachers K
Students read "The Very Hungry Caterpillar" and practice the days of the week. In groups, they create a puppet show, design cards of the "days of the week," draw their favorite part of the story, create a visual representation of each...
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Sounds Interesting - Exploring Sounds

For Teachers 1st - 2nd
Students express sound and their moods as they read a book. For this sound expression lesson, students read the book The Very Hungry Caterpillar and use instruments to sound out each page. Students then draw pictures to go with the story...
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Life Cycle Of Painted Lady Butterflies

For Teachers K - 1st Standards
The Very Hungry Caterpillar is the inspiration for this project-based learning activity. Kindergartners create a lifecycle chart for a butterfly with four sections: egg, caterpillar, pupa, and butterfly. It is a three-dimensional...
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Butterfly Life Cycle

For Teachers 2nd
Second graders will learn about the butterfly's life cycle from their peers, reading The Very Hungry Caterpillar, and Internet research. They will apply their knowledge to complete a worksheet and learning frame, which are provided here....
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The Very Hungry Caterpillar

For Teachers 2nd
Second graders watch a video about Eric Carle before listening to his story entitled, The Very Hungry Caterpillar. They notice how the caterpillar eats its way through the days of the week and they examine the life cycle of the...