Eat Like A Bird
How does a bird's features, behavior, and surroundings affect its survival?
Keel-billed Toucan
1. Activity:
The keel-billed toucan, Ramphastos sulfuratus, is a South American bird with a huge beak. This social bird lives in small flocks in lowland rainforests. It is a poor flyer, and moves mostly by hopping around trees. Toucans roost in holes in trees. They have a croaking call that sounds like RRRRK.
Find out more about this bird's anatomy, diet, nests, and eggs.
 2. Title of Activity:
Research on birds from the forest
 3. Standards Aligned:
 4. Check for Understanding:
Method(s) of Assessment:
Observations
Student Work
Interview/Conference
Written Reflection
Evidence of Learning
 5. Resources:
  Resource Type Requirements File
1. Keel-billed toucan Web Site Hardware:
PC
 6. Time for Activity
45 minutes