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From Larva to Lift-off!

Ohio’s New Learning Standards Science
Compare life cycles of different animals including birth to adulthood, reproduction, and death.
Describe how changes in an organism’s habitat are sometimes beneficial and sometimes harmful.
Ohio’s New Learning Standards ELA-Speaking and Listening Skills
Ask and answer questions about information from a speaker, offering appropriate elaboration and detail.
Write narratives to develop real or imagined experiences or events

How to use this lesson plan:

This lesson plan has a PowerPoint presentation that covers the region as well as the basic information of a Karner Blue Butterfly, a lesson plan text document that lists the components of the lesson plan as well as a script that can be used verbatim if you want to go through all of the components of the plan. Also included with this plan is a PowerPoint with printable life stage cards for classroom activities.

From Larva to Lift-off!– Text document

Oak Openings Primer with Karner information- PowerPoint

Life Stage Cards- PowerPoint


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