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The Monarch Project

Our first activity kit explores migration and Monarchs.

Choose one of three books that might be best for your young reader.  We'll also include family activities to help your kids understand the connection between Monarch butterflies, our food supply, and even human migration!

Miguelito y Su Mamá

It is Día de los Muertos in La Piedad, Michoacan, and Miguelito and his mom are ready to celebrate.  The monarch butterflies arrive just in time.

This is a read along storybook in  English, Spanish, and Purépecha,

with illustrations by Regina Moya.

ideal for students 1-6

Mario and the Monarchs

Mario lives in South Texas.  Monarchs mean one thing:  It's time for his dad to go away on the dangerous trek to harvest what the Monarchs have pollinated over the summer.

This is a chapter book, ideal for students in grades 4-6

Dancing with Butterflies

Madeleine is staying with her aunt so she can have a chance at a better education.  But she is lonely, until she meets Inayah and they discover butterflies.

This is a chapterbook, ideal for middle school students.

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