How caterpillars change into butterflies (no narration)

Duration 01:50

The process of how caterpillars change into butterflies. Caterpillars grow, feed and then transform from a chrysalis to a beautiful colourful butterfly before our very eyes.

First broadcast:
19 March 2013

This clip could be used in the classroom or in an assembly as a way of starting a conversation or as inspiration for artwork, poems or stories. Questions to ask could include: "How did the caterpillar change into a butterfly? What does the caterpillar do to become a butterfly? Can you tell me what it looks like before, during and after it changes?"