Mom! A movie, can I watch it?
We watched the movie, I had to leave for some reason, so I didn't see the ending.
He asked "Can we watch it again mom? I want to see if I can do better."
So what do you think we did? We watched it again, this time I sat all the way through it. :)
Product: Fascinating World of Birds
Ages: 3-11 (though you may find all ages will enjoy it)
Product Description from the site:
This animal video is all about our feathered friends, the birds. Learn how a robin gets its worm. Find out which bird's call is as loud as a chainsaw. Learn why an ostrich eats rocks and discover how a goose gets down. .......Watch amazing video of birds and learn fascinating facts. Each bird is clearly identified and shown in their natural habitat keeping viewers of all ages engaged. .......
.......This is a great educational tool. The beginner level reviews show bird flash cards and what makes a bird special. The more advanced levels quiz the viewer on bird facts and broader scientific terms related to birds.
I'm just glad he likes them.
The videos are well done.
They introduce new terminology (called Big Words).
They talk about a variety of birds. Birds featured in this video include ostrich, penguin, goose, owl, hummingbird, woodpecker, macaw, pelican, American Robin, and eagle.
He learns...which is the point.. so that makes it worth it. :)
My opinion: if you like to watch videos that teach as well as test knowledge, these videos are just the ticket. :) I know our family enjoyed it, yours will too I am sure. :)
As I was preparing this review BrainFood Learning sent me a link to a free curriculum for this video. How awesome is that? You can find that here. :) I found it an excellent way to reinforce the video learning.
If you want to know what others think of this video or the others in the series insects and mammals, click on the banner below to be taken to those reviews.