Activity #1: Speaking Bird
1. Student Worksheet: Speak Bird!
Allow sufficient time for students to research as many of the resources listed below and on the Resources page as are feasible.
As students read the material, have them follow the instructions on the worksheet to create a seabird glossary for their assigned topic. Ask students to compile their glossaries and then make them available to all students to aid help them in completing this activity.
2. Glacier Bay Bird Groups
3. Important Areas for Glacier Bay Seabirds
4. Create Skits
Did You Know?
Captain James Cook named the tallest mountain in Glacier Bay, Mount Fairweather, in 1778. As Southeast Alaska is a temperate rainforest, with an average of only 50 sunny days a year, it would require fair-weather to see that mountain.