To supplement Bird Academy’s online game Flap to the Future, we’ve created Jump, Glide, or Fly? Exploring Bird Evolution lesson plan. This lesson plan, composed of three activities, explores modern birds and their dinosaur ancestors, adaptions for flight, and the relationship between structure and function. This free lesson plan is perfect for students grade 6-8 and those learning […]
Dealing with distracted students? Help refocus their attention with a birding brain break!
Learn about ecological roles and food webs with our latest kit!
Take our course, wherever you are! Introducing Integrating Inquiry for Educators: Developing Student Science Practices. This self-paced, online course is designed to ignite your excitement for outdoor inquiry, while providing background and resources that will help you engage students in local science investigations and citizen science. Just because the course is completed on your own time doesn’t mean it isn’t […]
Tips for getting kids outside, no matter what time of year!
Meet María José, a visiting intern from El Salvador, and discover her philosophy about learning.
Identifying black birds can be hard. Here are some helpful tips!
Our backyard birds are an excellent teaching tool, but what about their long-gone relatives?