1 Decorative graphics simply decorate a page and do not emphasize the meaning of the message.
The Task After listening to stories about butterflies you and a partner will learn more about the butterfly life cycle by visiting web sites to see the life cycle stages and different types of butterflies to learn more about this insect. Your job will be to complete a life cycle poster, make art projects of the life cycle and write with your partner about what you learned. http://www.dedham.k12.ma.us/webquest/spring2002/lw/butterfly_webquest.htm#Credits The example to the right is from a Web Quest created by Lori Weider to study the life cycle of butterfies.
2 Representational graphics illustrate one element of the message.
http://www.tooter4kids.com/LifeCycle/Stages.htm Stages Of A Butterfly The adult emerges from the chrysalis. The pupa or chrysalis is the resting or transformation stage, and within it the marvelous transformation from caterpillar to adult takes place. The caterpillar is the primary eating and growth stage of the insect. Tiny eggs are laid by the female on a leaf. Around 5 days later, a tiny wormlike creature will hatch.