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Unit 2 Diversity of Life
Chapter 13 Animal Behavior

                   

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13-1 What is Behavior?
Behavior of Animals
Instinct
Learned Behavior
Conditioning
Pavlov
Trial and Error
Insight Learning
13-2 Patterns of Behavior
Communication
Competitive behavior
Aggression
Establishing Territory
Attracting a mate
Group Behavior
Safety
Animal Societies
Behavior Cycles
Daily
Hibernation
Migration
13-3 Tracking Migrations
Radio Tracking
Satellite Tracking

 

Day 1
readme.gif (1442 bytes) Prentice Hall 436-442
Pencil.gif (1165 bytes) Science Explorer pages 433-435  # 1-14
Day 3
readme.gif (1442 bytes) Prentice Hall 454-457
Pencil.gif (1165 bytes) Science Explorer page 452  # 1-6
Day 2
readme.gif (1442 bytes) Prentice Hall 445-451
Pencil.gif (1165 bytes)Science Explorer pages 442-444  # 1-15
Day 6
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Bird Migration Part 1
Day 7
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Bird Migration Part 2
  Day 8
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Bird Migration Evaluation

 

Day 1
Topic  13-1 What is Behavior?
Objectives/ I can...
Explain what causes animal behavior.
Describe what instincts are.
Describe four types of learned behavior.
Describe innate and learned behaviors.
State Goals
12.A.1a  Identify and describe the component parts of living things and their major functions.
12.A.1b  Categorize living organisms using a variety of observable features.
12.B.3b Compare and assess features of organisms for the adapatative, competitive, and survival potential.
Classwork-Homework
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Behavior Vocabulary
Innate Behavior:
behavior an animal is born with
Instinct:
innate behavior that animals perform correctly the first time
Learned Behavior:
behavior an animal practices and learns

Classical Conditioning: Pavlov  3:55

Note02.gif (247 bytes) Animal Behavior Notes

 readme.gif (1442 bytes) Prentice Hall 436-442

 Pencil.gif (1165 bytes) Science Explorer pages 433-435  # 1-14

TEC
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A Simple Insight Science Explorer page 437
Resources
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Migrate, Adapt, or Hibernate 2 page article and 15 questions

 

Day 2
Topic  13-2 Patterns of Behavior
Objectives/ I can...
List three ways animals communicate.
Give examples of competitive and cooperative behaviors.
describe cyclic behavior.
State Goals
12.A.1a  Identify and describe the component parts of living things and their major functions.
12.A.1b  Categorize living organisms using a variety of observable features.
12.B.3b Compare and assess features of organisms for the adapatative, competitive, and survival potential.
Classwork-Homework
Note02.gif (247 bytes) Animal Communication

Love and Cooperation Among Living Things  8:45
Dancing Honeybee Communication  3:02

readme.gif (1442 bytes) Prentice Hall 445-451

 Pencil.gif (1165 bytes)Science Explorer pages 442-444  # 1-15

 star.gif (2279 bytes) Hibernation

TEC
Pencil.gif (1165 bytes) The Language of Honeybees Science explorer page 445

Pencil.gif (1165 bytes) The Buzz About Honeybees

Resources

 

Day 3
Topic 13-3 Tracking Migrations
Objectives/ I can...
Describe how electronic technologies help scientists track animals.
explain the benefits of tracking animal migrations.
State Goals
12.A.1a  Identify and describe the component parts of living things and their major functions.
12.A.1b  Categorize living organisms using a variety of observable features.
12.B.3b Compare and assess features of organisms for the adapatative, competitive, and survival potential.
Classwork-Homework
readme.gif (1442 bytes) Prentice Hall 454-457

Pencil.gif (1165 bytes) Science Explorer page 452  # 1-6
TEC
Pencil.gif (1165 bytes) Monarch Butterflies Science Explorer page 454
Resources

 

Day 4
Topic  Bird Migration
Objectives/ I can...
Research bird banding migration information on the Scarlet Tanager.
Identify four major flyways.
State Goals
11.A.3c Collect and record data accurately using consistent measuring and recording techniques and media.
11.A.3f  Interpret and represent results of analysis to produce findings.
11.A.3g  Report and display the process and results of a scientific investigation.
13.A.1c  Explain how knowledge can be gained by careful observation.
Classwork-Homework
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Vocabulary
Migration:
movement of birds between their nesting and wintering grounds
Flyway: a certain path that birds travel when migrating between nesting and wintering grounds

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Bird Flyways: North American
Atlantic Flyway
Mississippi Flyway
Central Flyway
Pacific Flyway

Arctic Tern Migration  2:12
Geese Fly Together
2:33

Note02.gif - 247 Bytes  Bird Migration

IconMap.bmp (3402 bytes) 4 Major Flyways Map page 63-66

Magnify0b.gif - 341 Bytes  Scarlet Tanager Migration Use map below

IconMap.bmp (3402 bytes) Western Hemisphere Map page 61 

IconMap.bmp (3402 bytes) Bird Flyway Map of North America

TEC
Resources

 

Day 5
Topic  Bird Migration
Objectives/ I can
Plot the migration routes of several different birds.
Evaluate knowledge of bird migratory routes.
State Goals
11.A.3c Collect and record data accurately using consistent measuring and recording techniques and media.
11.A.3f  Interpret and represent results of analysis to produce findings.
11.A.3g  Report and display the process and results of a scientific investigation.
13.A.1c  Explain how knowledge can be gained by careful observation.
Classwork-Homework
Magnify0b.gif - 341 Bytes  Bird Banding Information  Migration data  6 different birds
Magnify0b.gif - 341 Bytes Bird Banding Information single page for each bird use for groups

If using groups they will finish
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Bird Migration Evaluation. 
They will use map to answer questions.

TEC
Resources
Note02.gif (247 bytes) List Arctic Refufge Birds by State
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 Western Hemisphere Map

 

 

Day Computer Lab
Topic Bird Migration OnLine
Objectives/ I can
Research web sites for information on bird migration.
State Goals
12.A.1a  Identify and describe the component parts of living things and their major functions.
12.A.1b  Categorize living organisms using a variety of observable features.
12.B.3b Compare and assess features of organisms for the adaptive, competitive, and survival potential.
Classwork-Homework
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Explore the Migration Facts section found at:
Bird's Eye View of the Chicago Migratory Route web site. 

 Pencil.gif - 434 Bytes  Worksheet 1  Migration Facts I, 
 Pencil.gif - 434 Bytes  Worksheet 2  Migration Facts II,
 Pencil.gif - 434 Bytes  Worksheet 3 Birds of Chicago and 
 Pencil.gif - 434 Bytes  Worksheet 4  Bird Protection 

NOTE: The web site listed on the pdf worksheet does not work.  The links on the web site do work.
Go to the link via Birds EyeView Homepage

These lesson plans can be found at Bird's Eye View Lesson Plans

TEC
Resources
 
Pencil.gif - 434 Bytes Birds of the Windy City 23 page book
 star.gif - 2279 Bytes Bird Migration Crossword Puzzle
 star.gif - 2279 BytesBird Word Search
 star.gif - 2279 BytesBird Migration Exam


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Teacher Resources

 Pencil.gif (1165 bytes) Assignments    crayon0a.gif (328 bytes) Art Activity    Magnify0b.gif - 341 BytesLab      BookOpen.bmp (16686 bytes) Lesson Plan      braininjar.gif (1615 bytes)_TestsIconMap.bmp (3402 bytes) Maps     Note02.gif (247 bytes) Resources     Earth.gif (6650 bytes) Web Sites     SchoolBus5.bmp (6174 bytes) Field Trips
Computer.gif (1114 bytes) Computer     bookpages.gif (1592 bytes) Book    Dice.bmp (3974 bytes) Games    star.gif (2279 bytes)Extra Credit     filmstrip.gif (6075 bytes)PPT

BEHAVIOR
Magnify0b.gif (341 bytes) Ethograms of Mice    Walk, SDleep, Eat
Magnify0b.gif (341 bytes) Isopod Behavior
Note02.gif (247 bytes)Animal Behavior Lecture
Earth.gif (6650 bytes) Bee Behavior
Earth.gif (6650 bytes) Bee Dance Behvior
BIRD MIGRATION
 Magnify0b.gif - 341 Bytes  Scarlet Tanager Migration
Note02.gif - 247 Bytes  Bird Migration
 Note02.gif (247 bytes) Journey North: American Robin
COMPETITIVE BEHAVIOR
Note02.gif (247 bytes) Parental Care and Mating Systems
Earth.gif (6650 bytes)Sexual Selection
CONDITIONING
Earth.gif (6650 bytes) Pavlonian Conditioning
CYCLES
Earth.gif (6650 bytes) Biological Clocks
FORAGING
Magnify0b.gif (341 bytes) Robin Foraging Lab
MIGRATION
Earth.gif (6650 bytes) Migration   14 interesting pages from the Why Files
MIMICRY
Earth.gif (6650 bytes) Insect Mimicry  Mimicry is a form of deception where one insect evolves a superficial resemblance to another resulting in a distinct advantage to the mimic
PREDATION
Magnify0b.gif (341 bytes) Rat Predation on Crickets
TERRITORY
Magnify0b.gif (341 bytes) Crickets and Territory Defense



Student Extra Credit

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star.gif - 2279 Bytes Robin Foraging Lab  Watch a robin and record movement direction and number of moves while searching for food.

 
 


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