WELCOME TO THE FEATHERY WORLD OF BIRDS
Just when you thought science class could not get any more exciting, you will discover animals that are one of the most impressive organisms on Earth!






Bird Lab Practical Study Sheet: with names listed.


Without names listed:
      • *You will need to know each of the 10 birds identified in the above study sheet. *


BIRD NOTE PACKET
BIRD POWERPOINT:

Completed Bird Notes:



WEDNESDAY 5/2/2012 - What is a bird?
How do I identify a bird???


THURSDAY 5/3/2012 - How do birds fly? Feathers/ Feather Lab

Feather Lab Investigation
Feather Lab Answers:



FRIDAY 5/4/2012 -Adaptations for flight
Classification of Birds


MONDAY 5/7/2012 - How do birds find and obtain food?

Bird Beak Lab Answers:

TUESDAY 5/8/2012 - Why, When, How, and Where of Bird Migration


WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY 5/9/2012 -5/10/2012 - Why is the timing of migration so important? The story of the Redknot and the Horseshoe Crab.

Redknot Migration Video
Movie Question Worksheet:
SHANK'S MARE FIELD TRIP


FRIDAY 5/11/2012 - Environmental Impacts - Edge Effects/ Habitat Fragmentation/ Global Warming

Monday 5/14/2012 - Review for the Test

Bird STUDY GUIDE:

Tuesday 5/15/2012 - Test/ Lab Practical