Where's Woody- waterfowl migration study

SEEK Updated
10/12/2015
Resource Types: 
Course/Workshop
Program
Speaker
Teacher Training
Abstract: 

Avian Science - Wood Duck

Waterfowl biology, habitat of various species
Identification of various waterfowl species

Digital photo and video, tools for inquiry

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ENVIRONMENTAL LITERACY SCOPE AND SEQUENCE
SYSTEM CONCEPT(S) TO BE ADDRESSED:
Habitat
Migration
Niche
Species

SYSTEM BENCHMARK(S) TO BE ADDRESSED FOR GRADES preK-2, 3-5, 6-8:
Grades preK - 2
A-1 Social systems and natural systems are made of parts.

Grades 3 - 5
B-1 In social and natural systems that consist of many parts, the parts usually influence one another.

Grades 6 - 8
C-3 Social and natural systems are connected to each other and to other larger or smaller systems.

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MINNESOTA ACADEMIC STANDARDS
MINNESOTA SCIENCE STANDARD(S) TO BE ADDRESSED:
K.I.B.1- The student will observe and describe common objects using simple tools.

1.II.A.1- The student will describe objects in terms of color, size, shape, weight, and texture.

2.IV.C.1- The student will observe and describe some features of plants and animals that allow them to live in specific environments.

3.IV.D.2- The student will identify similarities and differences between parent and offspring.

4.IV.B.1- The student will classify plants and animals according to their physical characteristics.

5.IV.E.1- The student will recognize that individuals of the same species differ in their characteristics and that sometimes the differences give individuals an advantage in surviving and reproducing.

7.IV.B.4- The student will use and create dichotomous keys.

9-12.IV.B.2- The student will recognize that organisms have both innate and learned behavioral responses to internal and external stimuli, including the tropic responses in plants.

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NIpreK
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NI12

Posted by Natural Innovations

Author: 
International Water Institute
Topic Areas: 
Environmental Studies
Wildlife
Zoology
Target Audience: 
All
Grades Pre K-12
Geographic Location: 
Northwest
All Minnesota
Fee: 
No
Library loan: 
No
Is training required?: 
No
Seasonal: 
No
Contact(s) or order information.: 

International Water Institute
Joe Courneya/Steve Maanum
1301 12th ave N Fargo, ND 58105
(701) 231-5266
joe.courneya@ndsu.edu
www.internationalwaterinstitute.org