Caterpillars—Informational Text Worksheet

This learning resource is available in interactive and printable formats. The interactive worksshet can be played online and assigned to students. The Printable PDF version can be downloaded and printed for completion by hand.
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About the Worksheet

This worksheet is designed to help kindergarten students learn about caterpillars, their characteristics, and their life cycle. It presents a short passage with three key facts about caterpillars and reinforces comprehension through simple questions.

The interactive version of this worksheet can be completed online, making it an engaging digital learning experience for students. Teachers can assign the interactive worksheet and monitor student progress. The printable PDF version allows for traditional pencil-and-paper practice, providing flexibility in the learning environment.

What will your child learn through this worksheet?

Through this worksheet, your child will learn the following:

  • Caterpillars are insects with six legs.
  • Caterpillars crawl on their stomachs (tummies).
  • Caterpillars eat leaves.
  • Caterpillars transform into butterflies.

Learning Outcomes


  • Students will identify the number of legs a caterpillar has.
  • Students will recognize the food source for caterpillars.
  • Students will understand the metamorphosis process of caterpillars transforming into butterflies.


  • Students will practice reading comprehension skills by answering questions based on the passage.
  • Students will develop fine motor skills by writing or typing their answers.


  • Students will develop an appreciation for the natural world and the life cycle of caterpillars.
  • Students will gain a sense of accomplishment by successfully completing the worksheet.


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Publisher: Workybooks
Written by:Jacqueline Juliano
Illustrated by: Workybooks Team

Common core standards covered

With prompting and support, ask and answer questions about key details in a text.

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