Explore Life Cycles Through Nesting Birds

Our high-definition cameras give you and your students a wonderfully unique glimpse into the real lives of birds. This nesting season, we encourage you to join the excitement and tune in during one of the most dynamic times of birds’ lives. These four activities will help you engage students in science learning through the bird cams!

Lesson Summary

Activity Title
Key skills and content
1. Discover Nesting Birds Bird Biology, Making Observations, Science Investigation
2. Sharing Our Experiences With Nesting Birds Nesting Stages, Life Cycles, Data collection
3. Which Birds Nest Here? Bird Identification, Diversity of Life, Habitat
4. Map That Habitat! Habitat, Human Impacts, Journaling, Mapping
Bird Cam - Heron
Bird Cams - Hawk