Wildlife Encounters

Teacher's Resources

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Teacher's Introduction to Wildlife Encounters
Lesson 2: Wildlife Babies, Adaptations, and Populations

Lesson 2 Student Assessment

Lesson 2 Suggested Activities

Lesson 3: Humans Relating to Wildlife and Ecosystems
Support the Wildlife Medical Clinic – Classroom Activities
Schedule a Visit With the Birds of Prey
Picture Credits

Image Credits: K-4, Lesson 1
Nature Conservancy Volunteers at Nachusa Grasslands ©Chris Helzer
Flooded Wetland
Duckweed
earthworm
Nature Conservancy Volunteers at Franklin Demonstration Farmv © Timothy T. Lindembaum
Canoe and Kayak at Kickapoo State Park - Kickapoo Landing

Image Credits: K-4, Lesson 2
Mallard Picture
Rabbit Eating Grass
Rabbit Nest I
Rabbit and Hawk
Rabbit Nest II
Fox with Rabbit
Mallard Duck Couple
Eastern Box Turtle
Raccoon and Trash can
American Robin Migration
Ecosystem Diagram
Deer Fawn
Rabbit Nest III
Box Turtle Babies
Robin Nest
Red Tailed Hawk Nest
Red Fox Baby and Mom
Mallard Duck Mom and Babies
Opossum Family
Orphaned Animal Pictures: Stephanie Schmidt and Annie Rivas

Image Credits: K-4, Lesson 3
Pigeon
European Starling I
English House Sparrow
Feral Cat
Feral Pig
Deforestation
Crop Fertilization
Urbanization
Wind farm
European Starling II
Polar Bear
Oiled Pelicans
High Rise Building
Wind Turbines and Birds
Black-Billed Cuckoo
Raccoon Pack I and II
West Nile Virus Cycle
Habitat Fragmentation Graphic
Mourning Dove and Indigo Bunting
Multiple Types of Birds at Feeder
Animal Diversity Image
Nuisance Wildlife
White Tailed Jackrabbit
American Martin
American Bison
Wolf
Squirrel in Trap
Deer in Neighborhood
Bald Eagles

Image Credits: K-4, Lesson 4
Single Goose
Geese Flock
State Seal of Illinois
Bald Eagle - Johanna Neil
West Nile Virus Crow
Deer Over-Population
Veterinary Students and Veterinary Science
Dog Vaccine
Bearded Dragon
Bottle Bird Feeder
All other pictures - Annie Rivas

Image Credits: 5-8, Lesson 1
Nature Conservancy Volunteers at Nachusa Grasslands ©Chris Helzer 2011
Flooded Wetland © Southern Cross University 2010
Duckweed
earthworm

Image Credits: 5-8, Lesson 2
Squirrels in park
USA population density map
Red Fox
Fox Sparrow
Fox Snake
Fox Squirrel
Fecundity Cottontail Nest
Low fecundity Spotted Owl
High fecundity Field Mouse
High fecundity Sea Turtle
Low fecundity Asian elephant
Snowshoe Hare transition
Snowshoe Hare brown
Snowshoe Hare white
Leopard camouflage
Owl Camouflage
Box Turtle Range
Box Turtle Territory
Box Turtle
Raccoon
Tiger Salamander
Precocial Ducks
Precocial Horses
Altricial Birds
Altricial squirrel
Competition Penguins
Food web
Flounder Camouflage
Competition Africa animals water
Red Winged Blackbird competition
Vultures on Lion Kill
Swainson's Hawk Migratory
Swainson's Hawk
Whale and calf
Owl adaption
Owlet on ground

 

Image Credits: 5-8, Lesson 3
Dominoes Falling
Pigeon
European Starling I
English House Sparrow
Feral Cat
Feral Pig
Deforestation
Crop Fertilization
Urbanization
Wind farm
European Starling II
Polar Bear
Oiled Pelicans
High Rise Building
Wind Turbines and Birds
Black-Billed Cuckoo
Raccoon Pack I and II
West Nile Virus Cycle
Habitat Fragmentation Graphic
Mourning Dove and Indigo Bunting
Multiple Types of Birds at Feeder
Animal Diversity Image
Nuisance Wildlife
White Tailed Jackrabbit
American Martin
American Bison
Wolf
Squirrel in Trap
Deer in Neighborhood
Bald Eagles
Tide Pool
Biosphere
Bay Ecosystem Relationships
Urchin Barren
Sea Otter
Kelp Forest
Starling Flock
Dust Bowl Photos
Lonesome George
Peregrine falcon nest
Bird window decals
Asian Carp
Urban Coyote

Image Credits: 5-8, Lesson 4
Single Goose
Geese Flock
State Seal of Illinois
Bald Eagle - Johanna Neil
West Nile Virus Crow
Deer Over-Population
Veterinary Students and Veterinary Science
Dog Vaccine
Bearded Dragon
Bottle Bird Feeder
Heron with litter around neck
Bunny tangled in net
Turtle with Garbage in Mouth
Certified Backyard Habitat
Wetland Backyard
Girl bird watching
Giraffe with helicopter
Elephant in field
Turtle vet
Gray Seal
Snowy Owl
Woodpecker
Kid in cast
Creance flying
Squirrel Tag
Surf Scoters
All other pictures - Annie Rivas

Image Credits: 9-12, Lesson 1
Nature Conservancy Volunteers at Nachusa Grasslands ©Chris Helzer 2011
Flooded Wetland © Southern Cross University 2010
Duckweed
earthworm
Mud to Parks Program Silt Removal - Illinois DNR 2011
Vegetables at Urbana’s Market on the Square - Alexx Engles for Smile Politely 2010
Indigo Bunting in a Corn Field - Steve Creek 2010

Schedule a classroom visit from the Wildlife Medical Clinic Birds of Prey

Image Credits: 9-12, Lesson 2
Mallard Picture
Rabbit Nest II
Fox with Rabbit
Mallard Duck Couple
Eastern Box Turtle
Raccoon and Trash can
American Robin Migration
Ecosystem Diagram
Deer Fawn
Rabbit Nest III
Box Turtle Babies
Robin Nest
Red Tailed Hawk Nest
Red Fox Baby and Mom
Mallard Duck Mom and Babies
Opossum Family
Woodcock
Woodcock Population Decline
Owl Adaptations
Litter of Mice
Robin Nest Mom and Babies
Spotted Owl
Elephant Calf and Cow
Lemming and Snowy Owl Graph
Deer Overpopulation
Orchid Mantis
Twig Mantis
Arctic Fox
Brown Weasel
White Weasel
Raccoon Range
Tiger Salamander
Big Horn Sheep Battle
Passenger Pigeons
Eastern Massasauga
Ornate Box Turtle
Goldfinch nest
Red Wolf Pups
Young Sea Turtles Hatching
Baby Antelope
Feeding a Baby Owl
Cat Hunting Bird
Orphaned Animal Pictures: Stephanie Schmidt and Annie Rivas

Image Credits: 9-12, Lesson 3
Dominoes Falling
Pigeon
European Starling I
English House Sparrow
Feral Cat
Feral Pig
Deforestation
Crop Fertilization
Urbanization
Wind farm
European Starling II
Polar Bear
Oiled Pelicans
High Rise Building
Wind Turbines and Birds
Black-Billed Cuckoo
Raccoon Pack I and II
West Nile Virus Cycle
Habitat Fragmentation Graphic
Mourning Dove and Indigo Bunting
Multiple Types of Birds at Feeder
Animal Diversity Image
Nuisance Wildlife
White Tailed Jackrabbit
American Martin
American Bison
Wolf
Squirrel in Trap
Deer in Neighborhood
Bald Eagles
Tide Pool
Biosphere
Bay Ecosystem Relationships
Urchin Barren
Sea Otter
Kelp Forest
Starling Flock
Dust Bowl Photos
Lonesome George
Peregrine falcon nest
Bird window decals
Asian Carp
Ivory-billed woodpecker pictures
Arctic Ice Cap

Image Credits: 9-12, Lesson 4
Single Goose
Geese Flock
State Seal of Illinois
Bald Eagle - Johanna Neil
West Nile Virus Crow
Deer Over-Population
Veterinary Students and Veterinary Science
Dog Vaccine
Bearded Dragon
Bottle Bird Feeder
Heron with litter around neck
Bunny tangled in net
Turtle with Garbage in Mouth
Certified Backyard Habitat
Wetland Backyard
Girl bird watching
Giraffe with helicopter
Elephant in field
Turtle vet
Gray Seal
Snowy Owl
Woodpecker
Kid in cast
Creance flying
Squirrel Tag
Surf Scoters
All other pictures - Annie Rivas

Schedule a classroom visit from the Wildlife Medical Clinic Birds of Prey