Caterpillars by Aileen Fisher

Information About This Unit

List of Materials and Supplies Needed for This Pathway:

Bug Activity:

  • Paper
  • Crayons


Poetry Folder:

  • Poetry folder
  • A printer and basic printing supplies
  • Crayons
  • A hole punch 


Butterfly Craft:

  • An empty toilet paper roll
  • Yarn
  • Glue
  • Tissue paper in assorted colors
  • Wooden clothes pin 


Butterfly Poem:

  • A printer and basic printing supplies
  • A pencil  


Word Detective:

  • Children's picture book
  • Post-It notes
  • Scissors


Create a Cartoon:

  • A printer and basic printing supplies
  • A pencil
  • Fine tip markers  


A Picture in My House:


A Person That Changed the World:


My Poem:


Caterpillar Relay:

  • A sleeping bag
Links to Related Pathways (if any):


Links to Free Learning Material

Subjects: Language Arts
Grade Levels: 2nd Grade
Resource Type: Lesson
Instructional Method: Traditional