Vertebrates

Resources

Rooster

Birds: Landfowl

4 images of some birds that are heavy-bodied and ground feeders such as turkeys, pheasants and peacocks
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Birds: Landfowl

Bird near a wind farm

How do Wind Farms Affect Birds and Bats?

Wind energy generates a lot of electricity in Canada. But wind turbines can be dangerous for wildlife.
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How do Wind Farms Affect Birds and Bats?

How big were dinosaurs?

How big were dinosaurs?

Some dinosaurs were very big! Compare the sizes of different dinosaurs to the sizes of familiar objects you see in your community.
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How big were dinosaurs?

Fox

Mammals: Omnivores

10 images of some warm-blooded vertebrate animals such as brown bears and chimpanzees that eat a diet of plants and animals
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Mammals: Omnivores

Head of an Elk

Mammals: Herbivores

15 images of some warm-blooded vertebrate animals such as cows, deer and giraffes that eat plant vegetation
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Mammals: Herbivores

Lion

Mammals: Carnivores

14 images of warm-blooded vertebrate animals such as cats, polar bears and wolves that eat meat and other animal tissue
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Mammals: Carnivores

Dinosaur footprint fossil

How did dinosaurs leave fossils behind?

Using a toy dinosaur and some plaster of Paris, learn how dinosaur footprints could become fossils.
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How did dinosaurs leave fossils behind?

Blue Jay

Birds: Songbirds

10 images of some birds such as finches, chickadees and cardinals that produce sounds and calls in a musical way
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Birds: Songbirds

Eagle

Birds: Raptors (Birds of Prey)

5 images of predatory birds that hunt and feed on other animals such as eagles, the Great Horned Owl and vultures
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Birds: Raptors (Birds of Prey)

African Penguins

Birds: Flightless

4 images of some birds such as emus and penguins that have less developed or small wings and have evolved over time not to be able to fly
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Birds: Flightless

White Swan

Birds: Aquatic

12 images of some birds such as seagulls, puffins, ducks and Canada Geese that live on or around freshwater or saltwater habitats
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Birds: Aquatic

Kitten

Animals: Babies and Adults

20 images of animal pairs such as polar bears, turtle, dogs and birds in their juvenile and adult stages of life
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Animals: Babies and Adults