Virtual Lunch and Learn - April 5th and 6th

X-rays, Part 1 and Part 2

Watch the Lunch and Learn Part 1 video here 

Watch the Lunch and Learn Part 2 video here 

Activity Idea - X-ray rubbing

Make a bone rubbing like Sam did in the Part 1 video. Print out the bird skeleton from the Downloadable Resources area below, ideally on cardstock. Have an adult cut out the skeleton, and then glue it on another sheet of paper. Put another paper over the skeleton and use a pencil to color gently over the skeleton. 

Activity Idea - Anatomy

Learn more about Bird Anatomy with this fun interactive site from The Cornell Lab of Ornithology. 

Watch This - How X-rays See Through Your Skin

TedEd has a great video about the history and some details about x-rays, you can check it out here. 

External Links to Check Out - 

Encyclopedia Britannica Kids on X-rays

See a kiwi bird x-ray in this article from Audubon

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