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Homing Pigeons  

Created by: Kent Martin
Your District: Saddleback Valley Unified School District
URL: http://www.can-do.com/uci/ssi2000/pigeons-t.html 
URL: http://www-sci.lib.uci.edu/SEP/ssi2000/pigeons-t.html 
Suggested Grade Level: 4 
 
 

Science Content Standards: 

Grade 4 Life Science Standards 2a,2b,3b,3c,6a,6c,6d,6c
S.C.O.R.E. Lessons Standards Search by Grade and Subject
S.C.O.R.E. Standards and Framework
California Content Standards Grades K-12
California Content Standards Grades K-12 - Science - PDF Format
 
 

Background:  This Web Quest offers students the ability to learn  information about Homing Pigeons and explore numerous Hyperlinks  themselves. After reading the passage students may complete  comprehension questions related to the text.  Teacher may wish to 
explore enrichment alternatives..
 

Skills:

Reading comprehension, interpreting data, making inferences, forming hypotheses and making predictions 

Computer literacy 

Effective use of Internet resources 

Assessment:

Performance on comprehension questions 

Enrichment:

Student created web page

Student created research report

Communication with other students in Pigeon Chat Rooms

Quick Links - Select and click "Go"

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E-Mail: martink@svusd.k12.ca.us
 
Last Updated 
August 15, 2000