Raptor Resource Project: Nest Shapes and Nest Building

The teacher and class will observe that Bald Eagles build their nests in 4 different geometric solids.

Students will produce drawings of Bald Eagle nests in the 4 geometric solids and construct model Bald Eagle nests. At a half an hour each day, this lesson plan will take two to three days.

Full Lesson Plan >> Bald Eagle Nest Shapes and Building

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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, Life Science, and Math


Zoology
Geometry
Eagles
K-6, Educator

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