Raptor Resource Project: Compare and Contrast Eaglets and Penguins

Students will watch the live stream, read My Little Book of Bald Eagles, Eagle in the Sky, and Penguin Chick, and learn about eagles from educational chat.

They will use their knowledge to compare and contrast eaglets and emperor penguin chicks. This lesson plan will take 45 minutes to one hour.

Full Lesson Plan >> Compare and Contrast Eaglets and Penguins

Additional Resources
  • Book: My Little Book of Bald Eagles
  • Book: Eagle in the Sky
  • Book: Penguin chick
  • Venn Diagram. You may use the diagram included with the lesson plan or find your own

Teachers are welcome to apply for a Raptor Resource Project educational chat account to observe incubation, hatching, and eaglets with other classes from around the country. The chat is moderated by Raptor Resource Project volunteers. Link: https://www.raptorresource.org/classroom/. If you don’t have a Raptor Resource Project classroom account, register here: https://www.raptorresource.org/register/. All of our birdcams can be accessed at https://www.raptorresource.org/birdcams/.

Elementary, Language Arts, and Life Science

Science Topics
Eagles, Penguins
Music, Art, and Language Arts Topics
Reading Skills & Comprehension
K-6, Educator
2nd Grade, 3rd Grade, 4th Grade
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