ERIC Number: ED388526
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1994
In a Word...It's a Bird. Science Safari.
Peterson, Donald; And Others
This is the first program in the Science Safari series produced by the Fairfax Network of the Fairfax County Public Schools. The series and the accompanying print materials are designed to show students a broad spectrum of animal life, introduce students to a variety of people who work with animals, and help students become aware of the important role they play in the future of the animal kingdom. Activities related to beaks and feet, hunting for food, migration headaches, destination Mexico, colors of migration, and pre- and post-viewing activities are included. Lists of research projects and resources are also included. (JRH)
Descriptors: Animals, Birds, Elementary Secondary Education, Ornithology, Science Activities, Science Education, Science Projects, Zoology
NOAHS Center, National Zoological Park, 3001 Connecticut Avenue, N.W., Washington, DC 20008 (accompanying video available).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Fairfax County Public Schools, VA. Fairfax Network.; National Zoological Park, Washington, DC.
Note: For a related document, see SE 056 771. Prepared with support from the Mexican Ministry of Tourism. A publication of the NOAHS Center.