migratory map

Map created by The Purple Martin Conservation Association http://www.purplemartin.org/scoutreport/

It’s officially springtime, and after thinking of plants and blooms, our thoughts turn to our feathered friends returning from warmer climes. Ask your students if they’ve noticed more birds lately. Research bird migration patterns in your area and take your class outside to shake up your routine. It can be a fun exercise, teaching both mapping and connecting your students with mature.

Here’s several bird migration resources for you to explore:

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