Jul
23

Project-Based Learning

Photo by Wayne Mennecke

  Looking back on everything I was taught in school, I realize that a lot of things have changed from my primary school classes to today. The primary colors are red, blue and green, not red, blue and yellow. Pluto is no longer a planet. Birds are reptiles. As the body of knowledge scientists have […]

Sep
6

Feathered Friends Activities

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Your feeder birds can help you teach science content!

Jul
31

Homeschooler’s Guide to Project FeederWatch

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The Homeschooler’s Guide to Project FeederWatch is a FREE eight-page document that contains ideas for families participating in Project FeederWatch. These lesson starters will help you teach multiple subjects using birds and will inspire creative ideas for science related art projects, designing and building feeders, strengthening math skills, and assisting children in conducting a research project.  In addition, participation in citizen science will improve a child’s observation […]

Jul
8

Evolution in Paradise

Brought to you by the most extravagant birds in the world!

Feb
8

Teach with the world’s most extravagant birds

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Darwin’s finches have nothing on these amazingly adapted birds!