BIRD BRAINIACS Activity Page Downloads




Download any of the 7 activities below from our book: BIRD BRAINIACS (Activity journal and blog for young birders)






Screen Shot 2016-07-20 at 2.39.25 PMHold Your Own Bird Count

You can participate in many great bird-watching programs like Project FeederWatch or the Great Backyard Bird Count. But first, practice up by holding your own bird count and submitting your results through eBird.




Screen Shot 2016-07-20 at 2.48.48 PMNature Truth Or Dare

Here’s a friendly game of Truth or Dare.Grab a few friends and ask them to play!




Screen Shot 2016-07-20 at 2.50.49 PMThe Power Of Merlin®

Spending more time looking at birds is one way to improve your birding skills, but it’s not the only way. Study up using the Cornell Lab’s free Merlin Bird ID app.




Screen Shot 2016-07-20 at 2.59.21 PMWhat Beak Is That?

How many beaks can you match to the right birds? Draw a line from each beak to the bird to which you think it belongs.




Screen Shot 2016-07-20 at 3.03.12 PMWhat’s For Dinner?

How well do you know what birds eat? Test your skills at this game by drawing a line from the bird to the food listed at the bottom. Some birds could have more than one answer but try to guess the best answer for each one.




Screen Shot 2016-07-20 at 3.05.19 PMHow To Draw Birds

Learn how to draw a Chickadee.





Screen Shot 2016-07-20 at 3.07.06 PMBird Log

Record your bird sightings and notes on your own birding log pages.