Using specimens from bird and mammal collections, students analyze the similarities and differences in anatomy, form and function between these animal groups and how they are affected by environmental change. Students then develop hypotheses to account for observed patterns and discuss the advantages and disadvantages of specific adaptations. This program will be held in the Natural World Investigate Lab .
Science Curriculum Correlation(s): EEn.2.6
Scheduling information: Scheduling for the 2015–2016 school year begins Tuesday, August 11, 2015. You must register for programs at least six weeks in advance of your group's visit. To schedule this program, contact the Debbie Huston , Scheduling Coordinator at 919.707.9840 or submit an online Scheduling Request Form (available August 10, 2015).
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