Free activities and discussion ideas for The Long, Long Journey, a picture book about bird migration. #MillbrookPictureBooks

The Long, Long Journey: The Godwit's Amazing Migration by Sandra Markle. In June, the bar-tailed godwit hatches in Alaska. In October, the bird begins its long migration to New Zealand.

A great science experiment for kids! Why do birds migrate in the shape of a "v"? A great lesson on wind resistance!

Why do birds fly in a "V"

A great aerodynamics experiment for kids! Why do birds migrate in the shape of a "v"? A great lesson on wind resistance!

Bird migrating south

Right up there with themes like Back to School and Apples, September is the perfect time to create a Fall story time!

Bird Migration Map, Western Hemisphere

National Geographic Bird Migration of the Western Hemisphere Laminated Map

BBC News - 'Unique' bird migration discovered--A tracking device which weighs less than a paperclip has helped scientists uncover what they say is one of the world's great #bird #migrations.

'Unique' bird migration discovered

BBC News - 'Unique' bird migration discovered--A tracking device which weighs less than a paperclip has helped scientists uncover what they say is one of the world's great

Mesmerizing Migration: Watch 118 Bird Species Migrate Across a Map of the Western Hemisphere / The Cornell Lab of Ornithology

Mesmerizing Migration: Watch 118 Bird Species Migrate Across a Map of the Western Hemisphere

animated map of 118 different bird species migrating in broad unison, and patterns of 118 bird species in the Western Hemisphere (each dot represents a unique bird species), was created and by a team of scientists at the Cornell Lab of Ornithology.

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