Nancy Childress
English Language Arts
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Lower Primary
  • AHL
  • AHL 1-2
  • AHL Literacy
  • License:
    Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial
    Media Formats:
    Downloadable docs, Video

    Education Standards

    Bald Eagles

    Bald Eagles


    This lesson is for grades 1-2 on literacy. At Home Learning Lessons are a partnership between the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction, PBS North Carolina, and the William and Ida Friday Institute for Educational Innovation. 

    Each lesson contains a video instructional lesson, a PDF lesson plan with a transcript, and a PDF file of extension activities.

    Lesson Overview

    This lesson plan, Bald Eagles, is a video based lesson for grades 1-2. Attached to this lesson is the YouTube video link to the video lesson and PDF files of the lesson plan and extension activities.

    Learning Goals:

    • Learners will identify reasons why two texts on the same topic may be similar or different. 
    • Learners will use information from two texts on the same topic (bald eagles) to build knowledge about the topic.