Springtime is the season for observing and taking part in butterfly-related activities. Are you using butterflies to teach academic skills to your little learners? Are you in need of some fun, engaging yet purposeful Butterfly Activities For Little Learners?


Every teacher loves **FREEBIES**!!! Especially if they have an academic component for little learners. Here are some fun and purposeful butterfly activities for your kindergarteners.

Butterfly Life Cycle Activity

A fun, hands-on activity that is meaningful and engaging. Put this activity in your creation station along with a completed example for students to follow. This helps your little learners practice multi-step instructions.

Supplies Needed

Paper plates

Rice or Orzo Pasta

Spiral Pasta (dyed green)

Shell Pasta

Bowtie Pasta (dyed purple)


**FREEBIE** printable download

Just follow the directions on the download and your little learners will have a purposeful and engaging Butterfly Life Cycle Activity.

Butterfly Symmetry Craft Activity

This Butterfly Symmetry Craft Activity is perfect for strengthening fine motor muscles, as well as practicing multi-step directions. There are 3 different options available. Just download and follow directions,

Butterfly Craft Activity

Paint, Paint Sticks, markers, or torn-paper art is all perfect for this activity.


Butterfly themed count and match digital activity for your computer station. A fun and meaningful way to practice math and counting skills.

Math Activities

May Count and Match Butterflies activity for your little learners to hone their math skills. All you need for this activity is included in the download. (Including the printable butterfly counters.)

The above activity is included in the Count and Match Monthly Bundle for added savings.

Faux Watercolor Butterfly Activity

Another fun art activity for kindergarteners.


Coffee Filters


Pipe cleaners


Spray Bottle

Googly Eyes


Happy Spring!☔️🌷🌸Or is it still winter, where you live?!😬 I have another coffee-filter craft for you, which is perfect for ushering in this new season or integrating into a butterfly unit!🦋 Simple, fun and a great addition to a bulletin board! P.S. The labeling activities are from my Label a Picture resource. 💖💜 #kindergartenchaos #kindergarten #kidsactivities #coffeefiltercraft #kidscrafts #springcraftsforkids

♬ original sound – Kindergarten Chaos ✏️Abbie

These are fun, engaging and yet purposeful activities for your little learners. Ideas to help you intentionally teach with purpose and fun!!!

Do you need more Springtime activity ideas? Check out post “Spring Activities For Little Learners“.

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