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Parts of a Bird Activity

The Parts of a Bird Activity not only teaches the Child the correct nomenclature for the parts of the bird, but also helps the Child to understand how they fly, eat, live and propagate; and other interesting facts about them.

Original price was: $24.10.Current price is: $18.05.

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SKU: XZY6678

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Purchase this item and get 1 Bead - a worth of $0.20
(3 customer reviews)

Description

Birds are important members of many eco-systems.  They play a vital role in controlling pests, acting as pollinators, and maintaining the local ecosystem.  They are also very important to humans by serving as a source of food, and providing fertiliser, amongst other things.  The Parts of a Bird Activity helps the Child to understand how birds fly, eat and live.

There are over 10,000 species of birds around the world, however the actual number of birds is far more than that.  The National Geographic reckons that house sparrows could be as many as 1.6 billion, alone.

The Montessori zoological curriculum classifies all birds as members of the Phylum Chordata, and they are known as Aves. This activity is aimed at both the 3 to 6, and the 6 to 9 environments.

Examples of the Word Cards describing the Parts of a Bird Activity

head trunk tail
beak wings eye

Objectives

  • the direct objectives of this material, is for the Child to
    • learn about the different parts of the bird
    • develop their understanding of the definition of these parts
  • indirectly, the Child;
    • improves their vocabulary skills
    • develops reading and cognitive skills
    • receives an introduction to zoology
  • curriculum support material; aligned to the Montessori language and zoology curricula
  • the material is colour-coded, to match zoological coding, with a light-blue border around each card

Contents

  • a 20-page booklet, providing an overview of the activity
    • an illustration of the part under discussion is on one page
    • the opposite page has a brief description, and definition of that illustration
  • 10 sets of 3-part cards, each set has a control, a mute and label card
  • 10 sets of definition cards, each set has:
    • 1 card, with a complete definition,
    • 2nd card with a redacted word that the Child must answer
  • sold in a transparent, plastic A6 envelope

Dimensions 

  • Booklet – 8 cm x 8 cm / (3¼” x 3¼”)
  • Definition Cards – 8 cm x 8 cm / (3¼”  3¼”)
  • Control Card – 13.5 cm x 9 cm / (5¼” x 3½”)
  • Plastic Envelope –  18 cm x 13 cm x 1.5 cm / (7″ x 5″ x ¾”)
  • No lamination required
  • Non-tear and scratch proof
  • Printed with Eco-friendly inks
  • Easy to clean with a damp cloth

Order R1000 worth of items to qualify for free shipping to your door anywhere in South Africa.

Transit times depend on your location:

  • Cape Metro – next day if your order is placed before 13h00
  • Gauteng & Durban – 2 to 3 days
  • Everywhere else – 2 to 4 days depending on your location

 

Feel free to email us should you require any further information.

We offer free delivery to the USA:

  • USA – free for orders over $400 – 7 days to your door
  • Canada – 7 day shipping is calculated at checkout – subject to additional GST & PST which is billed on arrival
  • UK – 7 day shipping is calculated at checkout – subject to 20% VAT which is billed on arrival
  • EU – 7 day shipping calculated at checkout – subject to EU VAT which is billed on arrival
  • Australia – 9 days – may be subject to 10% GST which is billed on arrival
  • NZ – 9 days – may be subject to 15% GST which is billed on arrival

Should you require further information about shipping charges, please feel free to contact us at info@childrenshouse.co.za

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Additional information

Weight 0.130 kg
Dimensions 18 × 13 × 1.5 cm

3 reviews for Parts of a Bird Activity

  1. Jacky Simons (verified owner)

    The images and information are so detailed.

  2. Sandy McNally (verified owner)

    Very complete piece of equipment and well researched.

  3. Adele Baron (verified owner)

    This equipment complements my Zoology shelf so well.

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3 reviews for Parts of a Bird Activity

  1. Jacky Simons (verified owner)

    The images and information are so detailed.

  2. Sandy McNally (verified owner)

    Very complete piece of equipment and well researched.

  3. Adele Baron (verified owner)

    This equipment complements my Zoology shelf so well.

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