Making Butterfly Gardens

Cover: Making Butterfly Gardens



Learn how to make butterfly gardens with these fun activities.


  • Level: Grade 3 - Grade 6
  • Dewey: 638/.5789
  • Graphics: Full-color photographs, Full-color illustrations
  • Reinforced book (9781610804721): 7.5 x 9.5, 32 pages, © 2013
  • Paperback (9781610806466): 32 pages, © 2013
  • PDF (9781610805599): 32 pages, © 2013
  • Hosted ebook (9781610808385): 32 pages, © 2013
  • Series: How-to Library


  • Lexile® Measure: 730
  • Guided Reading Level: O

BISAC Subjects

Table of Contents

  • Beautiful Bugs
  • Life Cycle
  • Butterfly Behaviors
  • Welcoming Habitats
  • Making a Plan
  • Choosing Plants
  • Basic Gardening Tools
  • Digging and Planting
  • Keeping It Neat
  • Permanent Puddle
  • Fruit Feeder
  • Nectar Feeder
  • Watch and Wait
  • Glossary
  • For More Information
  • Index
  • About the Author


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Author: Dana Meachen Rau

Dana Meachen Rau is the author of more than 200 books for children. She has written a variety of nonfiction titles on many subjects, including books on history, science, toys, and crafts, as well as biographies. When she is not working in her home office, she is outside walking or running in her sneakers around her neighborhood in Burlington, Connecticut.


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