Bird Houses-Making a Book
Students read a story about birds and make a book to show what they have learned.
From NBFS. Activities for children and educators.
Tips for backyard birding.
This link is to a fee-based site, but they do have some free resources for a unit on birds.
For the Birds!
Information on what birds eat, and ideas for easy bird feeders.
From About.com. This site has information on birds, how to attract birds, ideas for birdhouse, and how to construct simple bird feeders.
A Bluebird Quest
A webquest for early elementary grades to learn about bluebirds.
Where Do Our Birds Go in
A list of where our common birds migrate for the winter. Get a map and look up the countries with your students.
Migration Lesson Plan
Students learn about geese and migration.
Animal Adaptations: Focus on Bird Beaks
Students learn how the shape of a bird's beak is related to their food source.
in Winter Lesson Plan
Students learn how birds survive in the winter.
You can look up information on over 742 birds. Has pictures, information, and sounds.
Introduces birds and different characteristics.
Some free bird worksheets at this subscription-based site.
Worksheets for Young Learners
6 worksheets for elementary students introducing vocabulary.
Birds Coloring Pages
Tons of birds coloring pages. Has cartoon and realistic pictures.
The Bird Coloring Book
5 pages of pictures to color.
Over 50 pictures to print and color.
Cornell Student Coloring Book
Over 50 types of birds with questions.
Make a suet craft for birds using shortening and a yogurt cup.
Crafts for Kids
Bald eagles, chickens, chicks, doves, owls, peacocks, turkeys, and other bird crafts.
and Learning Activities for Children
Paper plate birds in a nest, bird feeder, felted blue bird craft, ribbon and bell cardinal, and more.
Bird Crafts for Kids
Pinecone owls, rocking bird, cardboard bird, and more.