National Wildlife Federation: Massive Migrations (Grades K - 4)

Students will recognize that birds come from different parts of North America and show the length of time it takes some migratory birds to reach their destination is not the same.

• Learn the terms migration and habitat
• Measure distance migratory birds travel based on non-standard units of measurement
• Role play the needs of birds on their journey southward—nesting areas, nonnesting areas, and stopover locations

Grade Level: K-4
Subject Areas: science, math, and geography

Time to Complete: 30 minutes

Science Topics
Math Topics
Measurement & Time
Social Studies Topics
K-6, Educator
Kindergarten, 1st Grade, 2nd Grade, 3rd Grade, 4th Grade
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