Students will receive an introduction to birds through hands-on explorations, focusing their learning on bird anatomy, identification by both sight and sound, bird habitats, and adaptations. Activity options include learning to use optics including binoculars, exploring bird habitats on the sanctuary or school yard.
Wachusett Meadow, Princeton
Your school or other location
3, 4, 5
Please see our brochure This program can be done as a single program or as a series.
Learning Standards Supported:
3-LS4-4 - Biological Evolution--Unity and Diversity - changes in habitat affect reproduction
3-LS4-5 (MA) - Biological Evolution--Unity and Diversity - pop. survival depends on reproduction
4-LS1-1 - From Molecules to Organisms--Structures and Processes - animal/plant, internal/external structures
5-LS2-1 - Ecosystems--Interactions, Energy, and Dynamics - movement of matter through food web