Bald Eagle Versus Peregrine Falcon

Elementary, Language Arts, Life Science, Middle School

Students will observe and understand similarities and differences between Bald eagles and Peregrine falcons and summarize their findings in an organized way or via a classroom presentation. This lesson plan will take one to two class periods plus homework.

Additional Resources

Teachers are welcome to apply for a Raptor Resource Project educational chat account to observe incubation, hatching, and eaglets with other classes from around the country. The chat is moderated by Raptor Resource Project volunteers. Link: If you don’t have a Raptor Resource Project classroom account, register here: All of our birdcams can be accessed at

Elementary, Language Arts, Life Science, and Middle School