There are so many different types of butterflies you can encounter around the Nature Museum! Bug expert Allen is highlighting some of these species, and telling us more about butterflies, in today’s episode of Curious By Nature. Click the thumbnail to check it out and then keep exploring with the activities below.
Make some animal discoveries with our new Wonder Workbook. We’ve compiled some of our favorite Wonder at Home activities and put them into a printable booklet that you can use at home! Click here to check out this week’s installment all about snakes and turtles.
Allen works closely with Dr. Doug Taron, our chief curator, on our butterfly conservation work. Dr. Doug has actually had a special project this summer – he’s been caring for caterpillars on his porch! Click here to check out our Q&A with Dr. Doug.
Now that we’ve learned a little about monarch butterflies, it’s time to make some butterfly related art! Click here to download a special monarch coloring page produced with Chicago Wilderness.
Have you made some of the cool crafts that we’ve shared over the summer? What was your favorite thing to learn about during Curious By Nature LIVE? Share your summer reflections with us! Simply reply to this email or share your discoveries and works of art with us on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter!