Curiosity Files: Blue-Footed Booby
Children just love to study those distinctive but amazing creatures from far away islands! Its Spanish-derived name bobo may mean “stupid,” but this friendly evolution stumper will teach you a few things about God’s idea of wisdom! This is available as a downloadable eBook only.
Its Spanish-derived name bobo may mean “stupid,” but this friendly, feathered evolution stumper will teach you a few things about intelligence and God’s idea of wisdom!
Explore the shores of the famous Galapagos Islands to discover this amazing bird and other animal inhabitants!
The Old Schoolhouse® presents the latest edition in an unforgettably curious downloadable series . . .
The Curiosity Files™: Blue-Footed Boobies
Turn your child’s fascination with the strange things that God has made into an enthralling learning adventure!
Explorations With Professor Ana Lyze—Expert in Outlandish Oddities
A FUN unit study for kids ages 8 to13 and up.
Children just love to study those distinctive but amazing and lovable creatures from far away islands! They’ll be more than amused to learn . . . “Everything You Never Wanted to Know About Blue-Footed Boobies”!
Blue-Footed Boobies will keep your kids occupied and answering questions like these:
- Why the funny looking blue feet? How are they important?
- How does the blue-footed booby defy the theory of natural selection?
- What is so unusual about this seabird’s makeup and mating practices?
- How many different species of boobies are there?
- What things could be working against the survival of the blue-footed booby . . . and yet this animal has thrived?
- Has the blue-footed booby ever been spotted outside its natural habitat? Where?
- What answers have scientists been able to find within the theory of evolution that explain why the blue-footed booby has so many oddities?
- What great truths can we grasp from the Bible?
- And a whole lot more!
Want to switch on the excitement of science investigations and fun learning? Introduce your child to The Curiosity Files™ and discover some unusually interesting subjects . . . you know, the unfamiliar, the zany, and the strange things of nature that kids are so attracted to.
Professor Ana Lyze and her research “spy” team specialize in the obscure, the abnormal, and the bizarre. With The Curiosity Files™, children will become mesmerized and thoroughly educated about many subjects they’d probably never come across otherwise.
You’ll notice that The Curiosity Files™ are visually astounding! But they are equally engaging! The conversational-style content pulls the reader in for a wild investigation into the heart of each topic.
With this unit, kids will think creatively and exercise their minds while exploring many interesting and related topics. Students will enjoy fun writing activities to combine sentences and craft a story in The Write Stuff feature. Figure It Out uses the appeal and practicality of grasping important math concepts, including measurement, word problems, and multiplication, relating them to real-life lessons for the primary and middle grades. Two levels of vocabulary activities and spelling worksheets cover both elementary and middle/high school. Plus, you’ll discover both an elementary and middle/high school Spanish lesson!
In the Lab will bring smiles and give kids a chance to use their newly acquired knowledge. Take an ornithology opportunity to observe and record bird findings. There are Good Old Days history lessons and research activities, and Where in the World provides creative map and island discoveries. Other things such as coloring pages, crafts, recipes, and activities await your child. There’s even a “My Blue-Footed Booby” song you can sing and dance to! And with lots of game ideas to choose from, you’ll have the whole family involved, with all the giggles you can imagine!
Many special needs students have problems understanding ideas that they can’t experience directly. In The Curiosity Files™, you’ll find lessons provided specifically to help these students grasp the concepts. All children can benefit from activities that mix visual regions, auditory regions, touch regions, and motor skill regions of the brain to reinforce learning and retention; special needs students need them even more.
As you read and research The Curiosity Files™, you’ll find engaging information, puzzles, quizzes, games, and funtastic activities to keep your child actively engaged in a unit study format. Make a Blue-Footed Boobies notebook or lapbook folder for starters, and then continue adding on to widen the study with more amazing topics in the series. It’s a complete educational encounter you’ll be glad to provide for your students!
Wow! Look at all that’s included in this unit:
- Bible study, discussion ideas, and memory verses
- Math, history, and geography investigations
- Literature and suggested book list
- Writing, spelling, and vocabulary activities
- Beautiful copywork pages (manuscript and cursive) by Virginia Donahue from Proverbs 22:6 Academy
- Science observations, projects, and experiments
- Discussion questions
- Art, crafts, and drawing and coloring pages
- Lapbook/notebook pages and helpful lapbooking links
- Special needs, hands-on discoveries
- Internet resources and video links
- Complete answer key
Explore with 98 stunning and colorful pages of Blue-Footed Boobies adventure!
The blue-footed booby stands as a sign that there are many, many things that cannot be explained apart from a great and loving God whose fingerprints are on each and every creature.
Illuminate the hearts and curious minds of your children with those big blue feet.
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