Explain what characteristics are and begin to list and explain the characteristics of birds: Birds have 2 legs, 2 wings, and a beak. They also have feathers, are warm-blooded, and they lay eggs. Explain that some birds like penguins cannot fly. Students then drag the characteristics to the boxes on the graphic organizer. After this, students will participate in an "I spy..." game. They will drag the magnifying glass to all of the birds they see hidden in the picture. You can drag the image aside to see the answers underneath. Next, have students drag the body parts to the correct places to label the bird. Then read the passage and fill in the blanks by dragging the correct words. Finally, students complete a maze and try to get the bird to her nest by following the path with bird characteristics.