Gather sheets of construction paper of several bright spring-like colors. Fold each sheet of paper in half and cut a butterfly with a distinct matching - symmetrical -- wing patterns. (Each butterfly should have different shaped wings.) Cut the butterflies in half and place the halves in a box. Invite children to correctly match the halves.
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