Feathers

Forest Preserve District of DuPage County Loan Box

Feathers Loan Box

 The Feathers Loan Box features different types of feathers that cover a bird’s body and information about their function and how they help birds to survive.

Suggested grades: 1 – 8
Forest Preserve District

 

Box Contents

Open the Feathers Loan Box (PDF) to view its contents.

feathers-loan-box-cover-fpd

 

Standards Explored

NGSS:

  • 1-LS1-1 From Molecules to Organisms: Structures and Processes
  • 2-LS4-1 Biological Evolution: Unity and Diversity
  • 3-LS4-2 Biological Evolution: Unity and Diversity
  • 3-LS4-3 Biological Evolution: Unity and Diversity
  • 4-LS1-1 From Molecules to Organisms: Structures and Processes
  • 5-PS1-3 Matter and Its Interactions
  • MS-LS2-5 Ecosystems: Interactions, Energy, and Dynamics
  • MS-LS4-4 Biological Evolution: Unity and Diversity
  • HS-LS4-4 Biological Evolution: Unity and Diversity

 

Reserve This Loan Box

Forest Preserve District loan boxes are available for a two-week period. For more information, contact exploreloanboxes@dupageforest.org or call Fullersburg Woods Nature Education Center at 630-850-8110.

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