Miami Science Museum
Miami Science Museum Home
 
ECHOS Logo
Home  |  
  |  Research  |  
Workshops  |  
Order ECHOS  |  

Feathered Friends

Unit Goal: Children discover that different types of birds have different types of beaks, feet and feathers to help them live in different habitats.

Feathered Friends Video Excerpt - Explore
Click Full Screen Icon to view full screen

Lesson Objectives:
  1. Bird Basics. Children will learn that all birds have special features: feathers, two wings, two legs and a beak.
  2. Bird Beaks. Children will learn how birds use their beaks to eat.
  3. Swim, Walk, Hop. Children will learn that birds use their feathered wings to fly and their feet to help them swim, walk and hop.
  4. Birds of a Feather. Children will learn that feathers can help birds fly and hide.
Lesson Sample p. 1 of 5
Math iCard
Storybook



ECHOS® is a registered trademark of the Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science.

Copyright © 2014 Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science