Grass Caterpillar Pets

Grass Caterpillar Pets

Make grass caterpillars as part of your Earth Day explorations! These little caterpillars eventually become big fuzzy grass pets and your kids can learn to take care of them while being outdoors!

Ages:
5 - 8
Est. Time:
1-2 hours

How we did it:

Materials List

  1. nylon stockings/knee socks - the more open the weave, the better
  2. potting soil
  3. grass seeds - use a quick-grow variety or wheat grass
  4. rubber bands or hair ties
  5. chenille stems / pipe cleaners
  6. googly eyes
  7. pom-poms