Birds Skeletons and Muscles Websites

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Backyard Nature Bird bones and muscles
Encyclopaedia Britannica The birds skeleton: Encyclopaedia Britannica
Encyclopaedia Britannica Birds: Muscles and Organs Encyclopaedia Britannica
Scholastic Scholastic: The body system of birds
Bird flight http://www.transitionrig.com/bird.htm
National Wildlife National Wildlife: True colours – How do birds see the world?
Idaho Public Television Idaho Public Television: What makes a bird a bird?
RSPB RSPB: Fun facts and articles The Bird Skeleton
RSPB RSPB: Fun facts and articles Super sight
RSPB RSPB: Fun facts and articles Wings

Birds Skeletons and Muscles – Video Clips

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Youtube Flight: The Genius of Birds - Flight muscles
Youtube Flight: The Genius of Birds – Skeletal Systems
Youtube How do birds fly?
Youtube How birds really see the world?
Youtube How beaks are adapted to what birds eat?

 

Skeletons and Muscles Teaching and Learning resources

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Bird Skeleton: Glossary of Terms Word / PDF
Birds skeleton and muscles wordsearch Word / PDF
Movement and Growing (Shark Trust) PDF
RSPB – Parts of a bird PDF
The Skeleton of a bird activity sheet Word / PDF
The skeleton of a bird answer sheet Word / PDF
The skeleton of a bird activity sheet 2 Word / PDF
The skeleton of a bird answer sheet 2 Word / PDF
The skeleton of a human activity sheet Word / PDF
The skeleton of a human answer sheet Word / PDF
Birds and human skeletons – What are differences? Word / PDF

Skeletons and Muscles Teaching and Learning web based resources

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Biology Corner Comparing an avian (bird) and human skeleton
 Education.com How strong are a birds bones?
Oxford University Oxford University: Museum of Natural History
Shark Trust Living Things: Moving & Growing SharkTrust
Enchanted Learning Birds Skeleton Print Out Enchanted Learning

Birds Skeletons and Muscles Image Gallery