Toddler Storytime: Butterflies!

I was pleasantly surprised by the kids enthusiasm this week for our butterfly storytime. We read the classic “The Very Hungry Caterpillar,” and counted all of the things!!

Other Storytime Posts  


Butterfly books

  • Don’t Worry Bear
  • Wings of Change
  • The Very Hungry Caterpillar


Paint a Balancing Butterfly!



  • Non-Toxic Washable Paint
  • Trays
  • Packing Peanuts
  • Paper
  • Butterfly Template

butterfly supplies


For toddlers, cut out the butterflies ahead of time using the balancing butterfly template. Put out packing peanuts for the “brushes”. The kids can dot the butterflies using the peanuts.

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