From Caterpillar to Butterfly

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Harper Collins, Apr 26, 1996 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 32 pages
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A caterpillar comes to school in a jar. The class watches the caterpillar each day as it grows and changes. Soon, it disappears into a hard shell called a chrysalis. Then the chrysalis breaks, and a beautiful butterfly flies out of the jar! This is a perfect beginner's guide to the mystery of metamorphosis.

Outstanding Science Trade Books for Children 1997 (NSTA/CBC)

 

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Review: From Caterpillar to Butterfly (Let's-Read-and-Find-Out Science, Stage 1)

User Review  - Jenna Martenson - Goodreads

A caterpillar comes to school in a jar and the class watches the caterpillar each day as it grows and changes. Soon, it disappears into a hard shell called a chrysalis. Where did it go? This is a ... Read full review

Review: From Caterpillar to Butterfly (Let's-Read-and-Find-Out Science, Stage 1)

User Review  - Desiree Schirg - Goodreads

This is a great informational book for younger students. This story is about a classroom of students watching the life cycle of a caterpillar transform into a butterfly. The text introduces new ... Read full review

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About the author (1996)

Deborah Heiligman worked as a writer and editor at Scholastic Magazine before becoming a full-time writer. She is also the author of On the Move, illustrated by Lizzy Rockwell. Ms. Heiligman lives in Doylestown, PA.

Bari Weissman received her Masters of Art Education from the Massachusetts College of Art. She lives in Boston, MA.

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