Bird Preening Science Investigation and Lab

Grade Levels
Product Rating
4.0
File Type
PDF (Acrobat) Document File
Be sure that you have an application to open this file type before downloading and/or purchasing.
1.46 MB

PRODUCT DESCRIPTION

This is a science activity to use with your students when studying birds and feathers. Your students will hypothesize and then investigate why birds preen. Your students will love this hands-on investigation!

Materials per group: 2 feather shapes cut out of brown paper bags
1 small cup of water
1 small cup of vegetable oil
1 eye dropper
1 paint brush


Activity: After learning about preening (use vocabulary cards and
books on birds), have students hypothesize why birds preen their
feathers. Have students drop water on paper bag feather and see it absorb. Then have students paint the other feather with oil before dropping water onto it. Discuss and record observations.
Total Pages
Answer Key
N/A
Teaching Duration
N/A

Average Ratings

4.0
Overall Quality:
4.0
Accuracy:
4.0
Practicality:
4.0
Thoroughness:
4.0
Creativity:
4.0
Clarity:
4.0
Total:
2 ratings
COMMENTS AND RATINGS:
Please log in to post a question.
PRODUCT QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS:
$2.25
Digital Download
ADD ONE TO CART
User Rating: 4.0/4.0
 (11 Followers)
$2.25
Digital Download
ADD ONE TO CART
Bird Preening Science Investigation and Lab
Bird Preening Science Investigation and Lab
Bird Preening Science Investigation and Lab
Bird Preening Science Investigation and Lab