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FREE Printable Insect Life Cycle Mini-Book

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These fun, free printable insect life cycle books are great for young children to learn about four different insects. These life of an insect printables allow toddler, preschool, pre-k, and kindergarten age children to learn more about different animals as well as work on their reading and handwriting skills. Simply print the bug printables and you are ready to read, color, and learn about the insect life cycle stages of the butterfly, ladybug, bee, and mosquito.

Insect Life Cycle

Use these free, printable insect life cycle for kids activity to help children learn more about the life cycle of four different insects – butterfly, ladybug, mosquito and bee.  These insect life stages are handy for toddlers, preschoolers, and kindergartners who love learning about animals and need to work on their handwriting skills. Whether you are a parent, teacher, or homeschooler – you will love these insect science printables. Use these stages of insects life cycle at home, in the classroom, or as extra practice!

Insect Printables

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Life of an insect

Now print off the insect themed books! You can easily print the free pages which come in black and white only. There are four different books in this pack, with each book focusing on the life cycle of one insect. Children can then complete the pages before stapling the book together on the side.

Insect life cycle stages

Included are the books for four different insects:

The Butterfly Life Cycle Book contains eight pages for children to read and color
The Ladybug Life Cycle Book contains eight pages for children to read and color
The Bee Life Cycle Book contains eight pages for children to read and color
The Mosquito Life Cycle Book contains six pages for children to read and color

Insect life stages

After printing these books out, children can choose to complete them as they would like, coloring in the images of the life cycle while reading the information provided and tracing the part of the life cycle. After completion, these books can be stapled on the left hand side of the book.


Insect activities for preschoolers

If are looking for more bug activities for preschoolers, toddlers, and kindergartners – including lots of free insect printables, you will love these FREE resources:

Peek-a-Bug Alphabet Games – four abc games to help kids learn their ABCs, match upper and lowercase letters, and more!
Ladybug Alphabet Matching activity for pre-k and kindergarten
Bug Sight Word Game is a simple-to-play way to practice sight words with preschool, kindergarten, and first grade students
I is for Inchworm insect activities including a worm observation book
Potato Stamped Bee Craft for Kids
FUN Spider Slime Recipe
Fun, hands-on Spiders for Kids Activities
Insects Coloring Pages for Kids – Read Color and Learn
All About Worm Worksheets
Counting Bugs 1-10 Coloring Book for preschoolers
Ladybug Life Cycle Worksheet Pages
Insect Size Sequencing Cards, or Insect Printables, or Insect Tracing and Cutting Strips
Free Spider LIfe of a Spider for Kids
Bee Preschool Counting Game
Lots of fun, hands-on learning ideas in this Bug THeme
Bee and Insect Theme for Preschoolers
SUPER cute Spider Counting Activity with Playdough Mats
Fun, Insect Telling Time Puzzle
Catch 20 Bug Counting Game for Pre-k and Kindergarten
Ladybug Addition Math Game for Kindergartners and Grade 1 students
Bug Sight Word Reader – children will cut and paste sentences, color the insect coloring pages, and practice reading sight words
Free Printable, Simple Bug Coloring Pages for kids
Practice Letters A-Z with these Free Printable Insect Worksheets
Learn all about ants with these creative ant activities for kids
Cute Bug Number Worksheets
Measuring Lines of Bugs Preschool Measurement Worksheets
Earthworm Life Cycle Flip Book
Count and Clip Bugs Counting to 30 Worksheets
Buzzing Bees Numbers 1-12 Worksheets
I Spy Bugs Activity Sheets
Bug Themed Alphabet FInd and Color
FUN Backyard Critter Bug Worksheets for Kindergarten
Silly Worm Count to 10 with stickers
Hands-on Spider Shape Matching Activity

Life Cycle Printables

Looking for more free printables to help you learn about life cycles? You will love these resources:

Life Cycle of an Ant
Plant Life Cycles Printable Emergent Reader and Worksheets
Pumpkin life cycle worksheet – lots of fun activities for learning about pumpkin life cycle
Apple life cycle printable plus worksheets for working on early literacy and math too
Life cycle of a sunflower worksheet – fun sunflower life cycle printables
FREE Printable Butterfly Life Cycle Worksheets
Penguin life cycle worksheet – is a perfect addition to you winter theme!
Turkey life cycle – is fun to learn about around Thanksgiving
Spider life cycle worksheet is a fun way to learn about the life cycle of spiders with an insect theme or during Octoboer
Apple Life Cycle LapbookPumpkin life Cycle Lapbook, or Strawberry Life Cycle Printables
Ladybug life cycle worksheet pages perfect for spring and summer
FREE Life Cycle of a Bee Worksheets
Chicken Hatching eggs in the classroom worksheets
Learn about the Life Cycle of Frogs for kids and grab the life-cycle wheel
Rabbit Life Cycle Worksheets
Life cycle of a frog worksheet
Plant life cycle worksheet or this Plant Life Cycle Printable Lift-the-Flap
Salmon Life Cycle Worksheet pack with not only life cycle of salmon, but math and literacy activities too
Hatching Butterflies with Life cycle of a butterfly worksheet
Sea Turtle Printable Books to learn about their life cycles
Learn math and literacy along with these Butterfly Life Cycle Worksheets
Watermelon Life Cycle Printable Spinner

Stages of insects life cycle

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