Create and Engage Your Classroom with the “Bird Beak Adaptations” Resource.
This is a full plan that:
(1.) Identifies and integrates Sci., Math and ELA national standards.
(2.) Connects real world sci. to the classroom.
(3.) Teaches “adaptations and bird beaks” with a suggested children’s storybooks.
(4.) Includes an exciting hands-on simulation and activities addressing diverse multiple intelligences.
A MOTIVATOR MAP FOR EDUCATORS is a knowledge matrix of true stories, role playing, simulations and visual media enabling teachers and students to apply vivid imagination while connecting to the real world. Motivator Maps are built based on Howard Gardner's Theory of Multiple intelligence's and the Theory of Self-Determination by Deci and Ryan.
THINK LIKE A CHILD TELL TRUE STORIES ADD COMPLEX THINKING
NGSS LS1.A. Structure & Function LS4.C Adaptation
MATH CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.1.MD.C.4 Represent and interpret data.
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.CCRA.W.4 Produce clear and coherent writing in which the development, organization, and style are appropriate to task, purpose, and audience.
1.) Who Was Charles Darwin by Deborah Hopkinson
AMAZON LINK: https://www.amazon.com/Who-Charles-Darwin-Deborah-Hopkinson/dp/0448437643/ref=sr_1_5?ie=UTF8&qid=1478571649&sr=8-5&keywords=book+charles+darwins
2.) Charles Darwin’s Around the World Adventure by Jennifer Themes
AMAZON LNK: https://www.amazon.com/Charles-Darwins-Around-World-Adventure/dp/1419721208/ref=sr_1_7?ie=UTF8&qid=1478571731&sr=8-7&keywords=book+charles+darwin