Nancy Childress
English Language Arts
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Lower Primary
AHL, AHL 1-2, AHL Literacy
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.