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Ch 17: Birds & Mammals Lesson Plans

About This Chapter

The Birds and Mammals chapter of this course is designed to help you plan and teach the students in your classroom about the characteristics of different types of mammals and birds. The video lessons, quizzes and transcripts can easily be adapted to provide your lesson plans with engaging and dynamic educational content. Make planning your course easier by using our syllabus as a guide.

Weekly Syllabus

Below is a sample breakdown of the Birds and Mammals chapter into a 5-day school week. Based on the pace of your course, you may need to adapt the lesson plan to fit your needs.

Day Topics Key Terms and Concepts Covered
Monday Birds: Traits, Types and Importance General description and traits of birds, and facts about bird eggs
Tuesday Birds: Traits, Types and Importance The muscles that make birds' flight possible and an exploration of their breeding habits
Wednesday Mammals: Traits, Behavior and Grouping The characteristics and reproductive habits of mammals
Thursday Primates and Human Origin The evolution of different kinds of primates in various parts of the world
Friday Hominids: Traits, Diet and Behavior A look at the characteristics of man's early ancestors

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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