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First Grade Project on Birds

Jenn Alldrin Langhus First Grade Teacher from Portland, Oregon.

I am a First Grade teacher in Portland Oregon. I do a bird unit in the fall and am looking for ideas to turn this content into a lesson using project based learning. I love the idea of allowing the students to question and discover on their own as much as possible. I am looking for any ideas, thanks!

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How about having them

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How about having them participte in the annual Great Backyard Bird Count? They could then create graphs of their counts of the various species and talk about how they know if the count is accurate. The next GBYBC is in February.

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