Chirp! Chirp!

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If you build it, they will come. Young scholars learn about local birds in an interesting hands-on lesson. They begin by identifying birds either from photos or in nature and then build their own bird feeders. The lesson is the first in a five-part Family Nature Program series.

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Instructional Ideas
  • Adapt the activity to focus on birds in the local area
  • Have learners design their bird feeders based on the type of bird they would like to attract
Classroom Considerations
  • Kit materials are only available in Indiana but can be recreated from online resources such as the Bird Field Guide App
Pros
  • Provides images for identification
  • Uses a kinesthetic approach
Cons
  • None
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