Build a Butterfly

Come learn all about butterflies and their amazing metamorphosis!

Bookable Group Program

Additional Fee
30 minutes

Investigate these beauties of the insect world. From metamorphosis to food sources to symmetry, these animals are a wonderful starting point for understanding life cycles, camouflage and interdependency.

About Group Programs

Programs are explorations where participants watch and engage with a Science Center educator who showcases amazing scientific experiments to guests.

Build a Butterfly is designed for grades Pre-K–2.

Virginia Standards of Learning:

  • Kindergarten: 6 and 7
  • 1st Grade: 5
  • 2nd Grade: 4 and 5

North Carolina Standard Course of Study:

  • Life Science: K.1, 1.1 and 2.1