Teachers: Hummingbirds for Kids is a simple, student-directed
entry point to Journey North. Engaging stories, photos, videos,
and slide shows from the natural world build observation skills,
inspire scientific thinking, and create fertile ground for discussions
and new questions!
These general grade designations are based on reading levels. You
can adapt any activity to lower grades by reading it as a class
or by focusing on simple photo observations.
Inquiry Skills Addressed
evidence to make reasonable explanations
North for Kids Teaching Tools
Some JN for Kids activities link to simple student observation
sheets. You can also select your own from our Gallery of Student
Handouts. Print and pass out copies to guide observations of Journey
North photos, video clips, and the natural world.