Monday 18th May 2015: Transformations – Caterpillars, butterflies and moths

Our May meeting was packed with fun activities relating to the incredible transformations that some creatures undergo – from the metamorphic changes familiar from the life cycles of butterflies and moths through to the growth of creatures with exoskeletons like insects and spiders by shedding their skins.         Everyone had fun making concertina millipedes – there were very impressive, extremely long ones and some with lots of character (faces).              Leader Martin talked about transformations in a whole host of creatures. His talk was illustrated with real examples of fabulous shed skins from … Click here for more information…..