Today is National Butterfly Day and it also happens to be National Craft Day too! So, it would be the perfect time to get kids together to learn about Butterflies while enjoying a fun craft in the process. Keep scrolling for 8 Cutesy Butterfly Crafts For Kids And Fun Facts that kids are sure to enjoy.
Butterflies can see red, green, and yellow.
The top butterfly flight speed is 12 miles per hour.
The Brimstone butterfly (Gonepterix rhamni) has the longest lifetime of the adult butterflies: 9-10 months.
The females of some moth species lack wings, all they can do to move is crawl.
Many butterflies can taste with their feet to find out whether the leaf they sit on is good to lay eggs on to be their caterpillars’ food or not.
Butterflies cannot fly if their body temperature is less than 86 degrees.
Butterflies range in size from a tiny 1/8 inch to a huge almost 12 inches.
Some moths never eat anything as adults because they don’t have mouths. They must live on the energy they stored as caterpillars.