Get Enraptored with Raptors! Take a journey into the world of raptors from eagles to owls and falcons to vultures we will learn all about the important role raptors play in the natural environment and why it is so important to conserve them and their habitats.
By Request: $125.00By Request Premium: $125.00
Education: Grade(s) 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Adult LearnersPublic Library: Library Patrons
There is no maximum, but for optimum interactivity, we suggest no more than 60 students
Sciences, Social Studies/History
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For more information contact CILC at (507) 388-3672
If a program needs to be canceled the provider will work with the school or group to reschedule.
Houston Audubon is a chapter of National Audubon Society in an assigned 11-county area surrounding and including Houston. Its mission is to promote the conservation and appreciation of birds and wildlife habitat, which it accomplishes through acquiring and maintaining critical habitat as bird sanctuaries, education programs for children and adults, advocacy efforts, and land conservation projects.
Mary Anne Weber
1. This program begins with an introduction to the world of birds2. We then discuss what makes raptors different from other birds using live birds and specimens3. The role of raptors in the environment is discussed4. An overview of a variety of raptors are given and includes their natural history5. Participants meet a variety of hawks and owls6. Why it is important to conserve raptors and the dangers they still face is then discussed7. Time is allowed for questions and answers
The participant will:-explore the world of raptors-develop an appreciation for the role of raptors in the natural world-understand why there are laws to protect raptors-learn identification skills to better identify birds in their own area
NationalNS.K-4.3 Life Science As a result of activities in grades K-4, all students should develop understanding of:The characteristics of organismsLife cycles of organismsOrganisms and environmentsNS.5-8.3 Life ScienceAs a result of activities in grades 5-8, all students should develop understanding of:Structure and function in living systemsReproduction and heredityRegulation and behaviorPopulations and ecosystemsDiversity and adaptations of organisms
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North Mankato, MN 56003
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A program of the South Central Service Cooperative, an Education Service Agency with its headquarters in southern Minnesota.