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We see birds all around us all year long.
Did you ever wonder where they came from?
How do they survive over time?
This Power Point has hours upon hours of research from the evolution of birds to which birds are the smartest and how to attract birds into your yard.
It asked higher level thinking questions that will peak your students curiosity and keep them interested.
You will easily get over 3 lessons out of this one Power Point. It has 67 slides packed with lots of great pictures and interesting facts over 20 different birds.
Sample of some of the things you will find inside this power point are:
Would you believe birds evolved from a small dinosaur around 155 million years ago?
They come directly from the Mesozoic ERA.
Can you guess what 5 traits all birds have?
Which bird is the fastest and the largest?
Some birds use tools to get what they want. Do you know which birds use tools?
What is the most common bird found in the world?
Can you name 10 different birds you might see in a backyard?
Do you know Cardinals will feed their mate seeds?
Robins are the first to arrive and the first to leave?
Pigeons have an astonishing sense of direction.
How to recognize a chickadee?
Other birds that are discussed and given fascinating facts about are:
American Gold finch
Downy Wood Pecker
White Breasted Nuthatch
Black Capped chickadee
American Red Robin
African Grey Parrot
Other higher level thinking questions that will be asked are:
Can you guess which birds grow up to be Really Smart?
Types of feeders attract different birds?
Types of seed influence which birds to come
Can you name birds you might see in the winter?
Your students will surely be a lot wiser because you taught them these lessons. They will also have an appreciation for the little creatures that they see every day.