Birds are the following animals we are going to discover. The most important characteristics about birds are:


  • Birds have their skin covered by feathers.


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FEATHER

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  • Birds have got a beak. According to what birds eat, their beaks can be very different. Here you can see a few examples, but there are many!!

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BEAK DESIGNED TO CATCH FISH
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BEAK DESIGNED TO KILL AND TO TEAR
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BEAK DESIGNED TO COLLECT POLLEN

  • As you already know, birds are oviparous.

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  • Birds can live on land (e.g. the eagle) or on land and water (e.g. the duck). Birds that live on land and water have webbed feet.


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EAGLES LIVE ON LAND

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DUCKS CAN LIVE ON WATER...

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... AND ON LAND

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WEBBED FEET


  • Birds use their lungs to breathe.


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LUNGS

Do you want to watch a couple of videos with more information about birds? I bet you do.








Time to put in practice what you know.

  • Let´s learn a little more about beaks with this animation and then check what you know with this game.

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ANIMATION

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GAME

  • Do you like puzzles? Try this one.