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Educational Resources for Illinois Birds!

 Podcasts and SMARTBoard™ Lessons

American Robin
Bald Eagle
Bird Beaks
Bird Songs and Calls
Feeding Birds in Winter
Great Blue Heron
Hawks of Illinois
Hey IDNR...How do I Focus Binoculars?
Illinois Birds
Illinois Osprey Recovery Project
Mallard
Mourning Doves
Northern Cardinal
Osprey
Owls of Illinois
The Case of the Greater Prairie-chicken illustrates an activity included in the Illinois Biodiversity Basics teaching unit
The Greater Prairie-chicken in Illinois
Waterfowl
What Am I? Bird I
What Am I? Bird II
What Am I? Bird III
What Am I? Bird IV
What Am I? Bird V
Wild Turkey
Wing It!
Wing It! Quiz

 Activity Books

 
  
Find out what happens to wildlife during every month of the year with this 24-page activity book. The color-by-number pages will help students gain a realistic perspective on how these species actually appear. Targeted Grades: K-3. Permission to photocopy these pages is granted for use with students in the classroom.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Activity book has coloring pages which contain information and activities about nocturnal species. Targeted Grades: K-6. Permission to photocopy these pages is granted for use with students in the classroom.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Activity book contains coloring pages for 18 bird species found in Illinois. Student activities and information are also included. Targeted Grades: 4-8. Permission to photocopy these pages is granted for use with students in the classroom.
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Activity book contains coloring pages and facts about the state symbols. Targeted Grades: K-6. Permission to photocopy these pages is granted for use with students in the classroom.
 
 
 
 
 
  
 
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Activity book contains coloring pages depicting 16 species of Illinois owls and hawks. Information and activities about these raptors are also included. Targeted Grades: K-8. Permission to photocopy these pages is granted for use with students in the classroom.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Students of grades 4-8 can learn about the ecology of Illinois' prairie habitats with this 32-page publication. The accompanying poster depicts the organisms that are discussed in the text.
 
 
 
 
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This activity book contains coloring pages of eight common wildlife species from our state.