Students learn about animals’ adaptability to the changes in our environment. Birds of prey are very susceptible to changes in temperature, water availability, food availability and more. Students will learn how the different raptors respond and adapt to these environmental and seasonal changes.
We will talk about the life cycles of raptors and introduces students to how different birds of prey are born, grow, reproduce and care for their young.
We will also explore the characteristics of raptors. Students will learn about the physical and behavioral characteristics of raptors and the comparison to other animals such as mammals and reptiles.
Covered subjects: Food Availability, Water, Shelter, Temperature, Birth, Growth, Parental Care, Life Spans, Reproduction and Physical and Behavioral Characteristics.