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Caterpillar Writing Lesson

Read the story 'The Very Hungry Caterpillar' or click HERE to listen to the story.


Describe the Caterpillar.  Think about...

  • What does he look like?
  • What does he do?
  • What is has he got?
  • What is he like?


Try and put your ideas into sentences. Try to use adjectives.

For example:

He is green and wiggly.

He has a big round, red face.

He is very greedy.

He changed into a beautiful butterfly.


Challenge yourself to use 'because'

For example:

He is very greedy because he eat lots of food.

You can use the document above or draw your own picture of the Hungry Caterpillar and write your sentences on paper.