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The very-hungry-caterpillar

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The very-hungry-caterpillar

  1. 1. THE VERY HUNGRY CATERPILLARby Eric Carle
  2. 2. In the light of the moon alittle egg lay on a leaf.
  3. 3. One Sunday morning thewarm sun came up and-pop!-out of the egg came atiny and very hungrycaterpillar.
  4. 4. He started to look forsome food.
  5. 5. On Monday he ate through oneapple. But he was still hungry.
  6. 6. On Tuesday he ate through twopears, but he was still hungry.
  7. 7. On Wednesday he ate through threeplums, but he was still hungry.
  8. 8. On Thursday he ate through fourstrawberries, but he was still hungry.
  9. 9. On Friday he ate through fiveoranges, but he was still hungry.
  10. 10. On Saturday he ate through one pieceof chocolate cake, one ice cream, onepickle,
  11. 11. one slice of Swiss cheese, oneslice of salami, one lollipop,
  12. 12. one piece of cherry pie, onesausage
  13. 13. one cupcake, and one slice ofwatermelonThat night he had a stomachache!
  14. 14. The next day was Sunday again. Thecaterpillar ate through one nice green leaf,and after that he felt much better.
  15. 15. Now he wasn’t hungry any more – andhe wasn’t a little caterpillar anymore. He was a big, fat caterpillar.
  16. 16. He built a small house, called acocoon, around himself. He stayedinside for more than two weeks.
  17. 17. Then he nibbled a hole in the cocoon,pushed his way out and………
  18. 18. ….he was a beautiful butterfly!

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