Shorebird Life Cycles, Grade 3

Shorebirds are always on the move! Chart the movements of some of the common shorebirds of Cape Cod, and learn where they travel throughout the course of their life. Discover why shorebirds visit Cape Cod, and what we can do to keep them safe.

Program Location(s):

Your school or other location




  • On-Cape Schools: $100/hour/naturalist

    Off-Cape Schools:
    $130/hour/research staff

    Naturalist to participant ratio is 1:20

Curriculum Frameworks:

3-LS1-1 - From Molecules to Organisms--Structures and Processes - life cycles
3-LS4-3 - Biological Evolution--Unity and Diversity - env. constraints on organisms survival
3-LS4-5 (MA) - Biological Evolution--Unity and Diversity - pop. survival depends on reproduction

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