Which feet live where?: Learn about adaptation and evolution with this fun bird-watching activity. [Illustration by George Retseck, for Scientific American]
How Birds Soar
beak shapes for different types of feeding. Apologia Zoology 1, Apologia Flying Creatures, bird information, bird study, #homeschool science idea http://shop.apologia.com/63-zoology-1
A great science experiment for kids! Why do birds migrate in the shape of a "v"? A great lesson on wind resistance!
Chlorophyll rubbings during our plant unit. After learning about how a plant makes it's own food we "painted" with chlorophyll! Blog post with LOTS of creative and fun ideas for getting kids writing about science while teaching about the life cycle of plants. Also includes FREE printable anchor charts for photosynthesis and parts of a plant.