Symbolic Monarch Butterfly Migration Update: December 8,
the lives of the people in the sanctuary region. Practice
your Spanish as you read their stories. The Monarch Butterfly
Foundation contributions are now tallied. Thank you for your
generous support for the programs that help conservation
efforts in this region! Try monarch math: Imagine the paper
butterflies carrying these funds on their migration. How
much would each
Monarch Butterfly Migration Update: November 22, 2006
Your symbolic monarch butterflies
have now safely arrived in Mexico. Find out how many days,
hours and minutes it took, AND how many butterflies actually
made the trip. A record numbers of symbolic butterflies made
the journey this year! See all the schools on the 2006
Passenger List. And check out the Symbolic Art Gallery for
FLASH! Symbolic Monarchs Are Flying to Mexico! November 9,
In record time the Symbolic Monarchs have left their staging
grounds in MN. Traveling together in what may be the largest
group ever, the butterflies will fly safely to the monarch
sanctuaries in Mexico. What route will they take? When will
they get there? How many are migrating this year? Track and
calculate to find the answers!
Monarch Butterfly Migration Update: November 3, 2006
At the staging grounds in Minnesota we are preparing your
butterflies for the journey into the mountains of Mexico.
Just as the Mexican students learn about and care for the
real monarchs they will care for your butterflies until spring.
Like small treasure chests, each envelope of butterflies
we open contains amazing works of art. Visit the 2006 Symbolic
Migration Art Gallery to view a sampling of the beautiful
symbolic butterflies you have made.
Monarch Butterfly Migration Update: October 28, 2006
Get ready to ooooh and aaaaah over the pictures of just a
sampling of your beautiful butterflies that have landed at
the staging area at the Journey North headquarters. See what's
involved with getting your butterflies packed for Mexico.
Find out how you can become an ambassador representing the
in their long and perilous migration each year.
And mark your calendars for the next news from Journey North.
Monarch Migration Update: October 2, 2006
Your packages are already arriving at the Journey North headquarters,
just the first stop on the way to Mexico. Try your own math
problems using the butterfly numbers,
and then test them on your classmates. Prepare for the exchange
by learning how your symbolic butterfly is like a tiny ambassador
carrying your friendship and interest to Mexico. Then open
your eyes and learn about our southern neighbors during Hispanic
Heritage month. And finally, what does the spirit of the
monarch mean to you?
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