Name Building Activity | Literacy Bug Center | Caterpillar Name Practice




Are you looking for a small group activity to review spelling of your students names? Need hands-on literacy center to practice names? Have a bug or insect theme in your classroom? Looking for an editable center to type your students names in? Look no further!

What’s Included?

  • Direction Pages (Duplicate pages, change the pictures, crop the pictures, how to add pictures, how to print pages smaller, and my information if you need help editing)
  • 1 “I can” poster (With picture examples of directions)
  • Head and body pieces. (No black and white included)
  • Colors (red, orange, yellow, light green, green, blue, purple, and pink)
  • Editable – You can add text to the body and heads. You can change the color and font style. You can also add student pictures to the heads!

How to use this?

  • Small Group Instruction – This is perfect to pull a small group for intervention time!
  • Whole Group – Perfect for quick review name building. You can read The Hungry Caterpillar and use these.
  • Literacy Center – Have students build student names. They can also use pocket charts to build names.


Directions for use:

Print the bug parts and I can posters on cardstock for extra durability . I would recommend laminating the cards so you can use them again and again.

What if I need something added?

If you would like any custom pages, please e-mail me at and I would be more than happy to create it for you!


How do I open this?

Please note: You will need PowerPoint to open this resource They are secured and flattened. You can only add text and pictures on top of caterpillars.

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Carolyn Hacker

Carolyn’s Creative Classroom

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