In this activity, students will read about the different types of flight and adaptations that birds have to fly.
By completing this lesson, your students will be able to:
- Obtain and evaluate information from a nonfiction text about the basic physics of flight.
- Identify the four different types of flights.
- Create a flipbook showing a bird in flight and how the wings move.
More About this Lesson Plan
Wild Kids is a collection of simple activities that can be used to introduce students to different wildlife and life science concepts. Each activity includes a two page printable student worksheet and a page of teacher instructions. They have been aligned to the Arizona academic science standards and can be used to promote three dimensional teaching.
In this activity, students will read a passage about how birds fly. Then, they will have the opportunity to make their own flip book which will animal bird wing flapping and allow them to observe it up close.
This lesson has been correlated to the following Arizona Department of Education academic standards:
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