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Birds

Birds Lesson Plans, Birds Themes, Birds Printouts, Birds Crafts, Birds Clipart


Birds Lesson Plans and Thematic Units


icon The Birds Around Us
Great module for K-2 to introduce birds.  42 pages of resources.  Download the associated powerpoint here.

icon Bird Houses-Making a Book
Students read a story about birds and make a book to show what they have learned.

icon Bird Feeding
From NBFS.  Activities for children and educators.

icon Bird Watching
Tips for backyard birding.

icon Birds!
This link is to a fee-based site, but they do have some free resources for a unit on birds.

icon Dinner?  Its For the Birds!
Information on what birds eat, and ideas for easy bird feeders.

icon Birding/Wild Birds
From About.com.  This site has information on birds, how to attract birds, ideas for birdhouse, and how to construct simple bird feeders.

icon A Bluebird Quest
A webquest for early elementary grades to learn about bluebirds.

icon Where Do Our Birds Go in Winter?
A list of where our common birds migrate for the winter.  Get a map and look up the countries with your students.

icon Bird Migration Lesson Plan
Students learn about geese and migration.

icon Animal Adaptations: Focus on Bird Beaks
Students learn how the shape of a bird's beak is related to their food source.

icon Birds in Winter Lesson Plan
Students learn how birds survive in the winter.

Birds Interactive Whiteboard Resources

icon eNature.com  Birds
You can look up information on over 742 birds.  Has pictures, information, and sounds.

icon Bird Powerpoint
Introduces birds and different characteristics.

icon Birds SMART Notebook Lesson

icon More Birds SMART Notebook Lessons

Free Birds Printouts

icon Bird Worksheets
Some free bird worksheets at this subscription-based site.

icon Bird Worksheets for Young Learners
6 worksheets for elementary students introducing vocabulary.

icon Birds Coloring Pages
Tons of birds coloring pages.  Has cartoon and realistic pictures.

icon The Bird Coloring Book
5 pages of pictures to color.

icon Birds Coloring Pages
Over 50 pictures to print and color.

icon Cornell Student Coloring Book
Over 50 types of birds with questions.

Free Birds Crafts and Recipes

icon Winter Bird Food
Make a suet craft for birds using shortening and a yogurt cup.

icon Bird Crafts for Kids
Bald eagles, chickens, chicks, doves, owls, peacocks, turkeys, and other bird crafts.

icon 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.

icon Bird Crafts for Kids
Pinecone owls, rocking bird, cardboard bird, and more.

Free Birds Clip Art

  icon Classroom Clipart
Several images to choose from.