INVOLVE YOUR WHOLE FAMILY IN LEARNING ABOUT BIRDS!
Are you looking for opportunities for your family to learn more about our feathered friends? Do you homeschool or are you in charge of activities for camp or after school programs for your children or others'? We have many bird related resources available for your use.
K-12th Grade Resources: Reading, math and scientific literacy skills and common core standards can all be mastered using birds and natural resources as your learning venue. Are you looking for a visual arts project for your students? You can incorporate history, conservation, civics, biology, math, language arts and art education using the Junior Duck Stamp Program. Our curriculum includes four learning guides.
The Shorebird Sister Schools Program encourages students to learn about migration and different cultures along flyways. There is also a curriculum available for this program.
Visit our Youth Birding page to access more resources.
Resources for Any Age: Many of our national wildlife refuges offer workshops, events and other learning opportunities for children, families, adults and communities. Look at our Annual Festivals page to see what is offered in your area to meet your needs as an educator or a parent looking to enrich your children's connection with the outdoors.
Several Citizen Science Projects offered by many nongovernment agencies invite participants to become in data collection that is used by ornithologists and habitat managers.