Biodiversity Skillbuilder 2: ID That Bird! (Grades 6-8)

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Students observe cutouts of birds around the classroom, sketch and describe field markings, and use field guides to make identifications.  

  • Students will understand how binoculars function.
  • tudents will practice observation skills through identifying field markings.
  • Students will identify birds using field guide.

This lesson is great for preparing students for BioBlitz or species inventory activities.

Lessons in this unit:

Skillbuilder 1:  Meet a Creature
Skillbuilder 2:  ID That Bird! 
Skillbuilder 3:  How Diverse is Biodiversity?
Skillbuilder 4:  Modeling Classification
Skillbuilder 5:  ID Using a Dichotomous Key

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