Create a simple bird feeder for families to take home and observe bird species in their backyards.
A take-home that can be sent with patrons that wish to do STEM activities at home. These at-home activities cover similar topic areas as the associated activity and could be handed out at the conclusion of a program or left on a circulation desk for patrons to take home.
|Add a Tech Twist||There are a number of apps available to support citizen scientists of all levels in birdwatching.|
Cornell Lab of Ornithology Lifelong Learning and Citizen Science apps and projects
"Birding is for Everyone!" by Carissa Turner and Dennis Bailey, National Park Service,
|Originating Source||The Linnean Society of London|
[Suggest a book]
Linneaus At Home: A Guide to Exploring Nature with Children
Sharing Nature with Children by Joseph Cornell
Last Child in the Woods by Richard Louv