Christine: As you may have guessed, we are spending a great deal of time wondering, thinking and observing, and writing about these things. Our caterpillars are quite chubby now and we anticipate all five will be in a chrysalis by Monday. We’ve written our observations about Day #5 on Monday and Day #8 yesterday.
We have read Caterpillars and butterflies by Stephanie Turnbull, Bob and Otto by Robert O. Bruel, On Beyond Bugs! by Tish Rabe, National Geographic Kids Caterpillar to Butterfly, velma gratch & the way cool butterfly by Alan Madison and Kevin Hawkes, Miss Spider’s New Car by David Kirk, Butterflies for Kiri by Cathryn Falwell, A Butterfly Is Patient by Dianna Hutts Aston, Dinosaurs ROAR, Butterflies SOAR! by Bob Barner, and Anabella Miller’s Tiny Caterpillar by Clare Jarrett.