Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Welcome Birds into Your Backyard

Summer can be an exciting time to see a large variety of birds and it’s a great opportunity to familiarize yourself with the birds that call your area home.
Cedar Waxwings- can't you tell?  Ok, maybe I need to spiff up my photography skills ;)
As homeschoolers, birds offer an easy opportunity to delve into Nature Study as they are easily accessible for observation. And it brings a great deal of satisfaction and confidence when your child is able to point out a bird based on its appearance or call. They become like well-known friends as their names are called out and their voices are recognized....

You can see the rest of the article at Homeschool.com or check it out starting on page 58 in their awesome digital magazine!
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