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Animal Behavior

by Brian Murfin
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Animal Behavior

 

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1.

Animal Behaviors


Added 11/29/2012

A mostly useless lesson plan, with one unbroken link to a prezi containing random animal behavior videos and photos.  

Makes an excellent demo showing what you can do with a Prezi, especially if you want the kids to use the tool for presentations. 

2.

Pavlov's Dog


Added 11/29/2012

Cute little Pavlov simulation plus links to further reading on reflexes of various types.

More importantly, is link to nobelprize.org ed site.  Excellent link.  their quote:

You don't have to be a genius to understand the work of the Nobel Laureates. These games and simulations, based on Nobel Prize-awarded achievements, will teach and inspire you while you're having FUN!

3.

Animal Behavior Archive


Added 11/29/2012

"The Cornell Macaulay Library is the world's largest and oldest scientific archive of biodiversity audio and videorecordings. Our mission is to collect and preserve recordings of each species' behavior and natural history, to facilitate the ability of others to collect and preserve such recordings, and to actively promote the use of these recordings for diverse purposes spanning scientific research, education, conservation, and the arts."

Cornell ornithology lab, but contains much info on other species as well.  Great pictures, library of bird calls, etc.

4.

Animal Training at SeaWorld


Added 11/29/2012

A SeaWorld Education Department Resource that focuses on Animal Behavior and training using basic learning principles.

5.

Intelligent Behavior in Crows


Added 11/29/2012

Crows figure out how to use human technology for their own benefit.

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