Careful and Thorough Observations
Wow! Are you surprised at what we found? We were.
Use your observation skills to identify the species of caterpillar found on this leaf.
Make a prediction regarding what will happen over time.
Will this be beneficial:
to the caterpillars?
to the plant?
to the ecosystem?
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Resources | Collecting Data activity | Butterfly Math
Science Journal | Watering Spreadsheet | Observation caterpillar
Measure surface area of milkweed leaf | ID'ing activity
Measuring Milkweeds | Variables
Habitat Garden Project | IPM and Mystery Caterpillar
Pennsylvania Science Anchors S.A.2. Processes, Procedures, and Tools of Scientific Investigations