Watch the Painted Lady butterfly change from a caterpillar. Time lapse means the slow change is showed quickly, within a few minutes, instead of keeping the camera on for several days!
NOVA presents an incredible video of a monarch butterfly's metamorphosis. Close-up video will capture your interest as you watch the caterpillar change into a chrysalis and then into a butterfly. You will also view the migration of the monarchs as they fly to the mountains of Mexico.
If you have a sense of humor, you might enjoy watching this short story of how the caterpillar tricks the bird.
Enjoy viewing beautiful, colorful butterflies that live all over the world!
15-minute VHS published by Calloway Garden, 1990
Check out this video recording from your local library! Includes frogs, caterpillars, butterflies, beetles, spiders, and more!
4 free video podcasts from iTunes. Each is about 5 minutes long.
Butterfly and Beautyfly are two happy butterflies who don't know much about the world. Together, they fly around, learning about the world around them.
**The talking and singing are in French. However, children will still enjoy viewing the podcasts because the stories are still evident. To English-speaking children, watching these productions is comparable to reading wordless picture books!