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Fill the Bill

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The structure of a bird's beak lends itself to specific functions. Using an assortment of everyday objects, learners mimic the behaviors of bird beaks. They learn about the habits of different birds by studying their beaks.

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Instructional Ideas
  • Show videos or photos of different types of bird beaks to use as an introduction to the lesson
  • Go on a nature hike and observe birds in their natural habitats and how they use their beaks
Classroom Considerations
  • Requires a specific set of materials and time for set up
  • Offers guiding questions to use throughout the lesson
  • Provides modifications for younger pupils
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