Caterpillar Pattern Boards - Preschool math or busy bag activity and great addition to a unit on Eric Carle's "The Very Hungry Caterpillar". Great idea to use something like an animal to start a pattern and then have the kids extend it.
MIGHT USE THIS IDEA - Very Hungry Caterpillar Mobile. Hang lanterns red, 6 in two shades of green) with different lengths of fishing line. Use pipe cleaners for antennae, and construction paper for eyes and nose. Very cool in a children's library space.
Butterfly swap: Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation; old things have passed away; behold, all things have become new. (II Corinthians NKJV) DIY Folded Paper Butterfly with tissue paper and pipe cleaners.