Greetings Big Bird Watchers! You have steps to complete below in which you will journey across the Internet to gather important information about the American bald eagle.
You will need: a Partner, a pencil, paper for notes, and your curiosity!
The results of your Internet work will go into your blog.
Choose now - go forward and learn. Or quit. What will it be?
Step 1: What is the scientific name for the bald eagle? What are the classifications of this magnificent bird?
Step 2: An eagle has special raptor characteristics. Explore and describe the feathers and the eyesight of the bald eagle.
Step 3: What are talons and how does the bald eagle use them? Explain what you think is remarkable about this part of the bald eagle.
Step 4: Eagles migrate during the winter from the northern areas down to southern areas? Can you explain what migrate means and why they do it?
Step 5: What does an eagle home look like? Where is it found? What is unusual about it?
Step 6: On your own -- why were bald eagles on the endangered species list, and what has happened to change that?
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