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Family Activities - It's Butterfly Day!

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Family Activities - It's Butterfly Day!
Go butterfly spotting in your own back garden

It's Butterfly day!

It's butterfly season in your back garden. 

Activity One: 

Spot as many different butterflies as you can.  What colour are they?  Dot they have spots or stripes?  How big are they?

What are they doing? Resting on a flower, on the pathway, drinking water, drinking nectar?

Can you draw /photograph it?

Can you identify it? (These websites could help)

 https://www.wildlifetrusts.org/wildlife/identify-garden-butterflies   

 https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-49041006

Activity Two: Make a butterfly mask and decorate - Don't forget to tag us in your finished masterpieces on Instagram or Facebook!