Thursday, 18th April 2013 This tub of caterpillars is being passed round the class for the children to see what a caterpillar is and how it is growing. We’ll keep you updated to see what happens. You may also be interested in... The butterflies have emerged, Reception – 04/09/2015, Nursery Caterpillars – Week 2, The caterpillars are prepared for the next stage 2 responses to “Nursery gets a look at Caterpillars” muddy says: Monday, 10th June 2013 at 6:48 pm what type of caterpillar is it? Mr. Keeley says: Tuesday, 11th June 2013 at 8:53 am Hi muddy, the caterpillars we have been looking at are the Painted Ladies.