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Animal Migration: Teachers

Killer Whale

Migration Lessons

Lots of links to lessons for your migration unit.

Animal instincts from Discovery Education. Great lesson plan complete with printable materials.

Arctic Tern

Powerpoints and More

Migration and Hibernation PowerPoints for your classroom. Great presentations for your SmartBoard or for kids to use from their desktop.

Download this Animal Migration Activity Guide from the National Environmental Education Foundation, designed for use in elementary classrooms.

Fun Migration Lessons

The Mystery of Migration features migration lessons based on quality trade books, with activities for grades K-6.

Online video from Nova of many species who migrate.


Migration Videos

San Juan Capistrano Swallow migration — includes videos.

Fabulous lessons from Journey North for your study of migrations. Lots of resources.


Great Migration Resources brings you a great resource on migration in pdf format. A complete migration lesson in 5 printable pages.


Winter Migration

Animals in winter. Lesson for first grade students.

Polar Bear

More Lessons and Resources

Check out this great resource from Scholastic.

The National Geographic's Great Migrations Education site has a terrific collection of video, activities, and articles related to animal migration and behavior.

The Utah Education Network has many resources and lesson plans to assist you in your migration unit.

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