Butterflies Silver

By Sally Morgan

I am learning to use a glossary, footnotes, index and table of contents to get information

Success Criteria

  • I can define what a glossary is and be able to use one to get information
  •  I can define what an index is and be able to use one to get information
  •  I can define what a table of contents is and be able to use one to get information

Highlight the features of the of non-fiction text that are found in this book.

 

Photographs                                           Text Boxes

 

Titles                                                                   Subtitles

 

Maps                                                          Index

 

Contents                                                            Glossary

 

Captions                                                            Fact Boxes

Find the meaning of the following words in the glossary.  Find the words in the book and then write the page number you found the words on.  Write a sentence using each word.  

Word

Sentence

Page

camouflage

Butterflies have camouflage

24

moult

We can not touch the Butterflies moult

18

thorax

The thorax is the head of the Butterflies

4

proboscis

The butterflies do not eat they only drink with their proboscis

20

proleg

Legs as they stump proleg

12

abdomen

Abdomen third part of an insect’s====

 

What is the difference between butterflies and moths?

Caterpillar

Where in the world are butterflies not found?

Where do butterflies lay their eggs?  Why?  

Explain what happens to caterpillars as they grow.

How do butterflies and caterpillars protect themselves from predators?

Give two reasons why butterflies are in danger of becoming extinct?  Can butterflies be saved?  If so how?

Complete the life cycle of a butterfly:

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