Students will see how birds build beaches; be able to identify by name some of the marine reptiles and birds found in the beach environment. This unit will explore the characteristics of beaches, waves and the concerns of coastal erosion engineering and the "grain drain". Labs compare skeletons of reptiles and dissect a chicken wing as an example of how marine birds fly.
Unit bundle includes these bookmarked sections:
Teacher Pacing guide
Lesson Plans - 13 days complete
Student Lab Manual
Teacher Lab Answers
PowerPoint Class Notes slides
Test with answer keys