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Spring Migration
A Journey Driven by Needs
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Spring is a critical time for monarchs. One generation reaches the end of its life, and a new generation must grow and survive in its place. Monarchs migrate in spring to meet their biological needs. The pace and pathway of migration depends on habitat readiness and quality. This slideshow prepares students to predict the path monarchs will travel by introducing one of the essential questions about spring migration:

Essential Question
When and where do monarchs travel to find what they need in the spring?


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