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The Hungry Caterpillar

By lsimon
  • The egg

    The egg
    Caterpillar PhotostoryView Video In the light of the moon a little egg lay on a leaf.
  • The Caterpillar

    The Caterpillar
    One Sunday morning in the warm sun came up and-pop!-out of the egg came a tiny and very hungry caterpillar. He started to look for some food.
  • Monday

    On Monday he ate through an apple, but he was still hungry.
  • Tuesday

    On Tuesday he ate through two pears, but he was still hungry.
  • Wednesday

    On Wednesday he ate through three plums, but he was still hungry.
  • Thursday

    On Thursday he ate through strawberries, but he was still hungry.
  • Friday

    On Friday he ate through five oranges, but he was still hungry.
  • Saturday

    On Saturday he ate through one piece of chocolate cake, one ice-cream come, one pickle, one slice of Swiss cheese, one slice of salami, one lollipop. one piece of cherry pie, one sausage, one cupcake, and one slice of watermelon. That night he had a stomachache!
  • Sunday

    The next day was Sunday again. The caterpillar ate through one nice green leaf, and after that he felt much better. Now he wasn't hungry any more-and he wasn't a little caterpillar any more. He was a big, fat caterpillar.
  • Cocoon

    Cocoon TransformationView Video He built a small house, called a cocoon, around himself. He stayed inside for more than two weeks. Then he nibbled a hole in the cocoon, pushed his way out and....
  • Butterfly

    he was a beautiful butterfly!!
  • Meet the Author

    Meet the Author
    Eric Carle_The Very Hungry CaterpillarEric Carle discusses his book.
  • The Hungry Caterpillar Book on Video

    The Hungry Caterpillar Book on Video