Discover and learn
Join in with our survey from 4 January to 12 February 2016.
Count birds with your class and tell us what you see. We'll send you a free ID poster!
Big Schools' Birdwatch is an educational activity that gets your class closer to nature. It takes just an hour and works for all ages and abilities.
Every year, educators from every corner of the UK take part with their classes. There's plenty of flexibility to run it with any age group of children and we have resources to help.
I gymryd rhan yn Gwylio Adar yr Ysgol drwy’r Gymraeg, cwblhewch y ffurflen yn y Gymraeg.
Register and we'll send you a free bird identification poster.
What is it like to take part in Big Schools’ Birdwatch? In our video (1 minute 39 seconds), hear from Year 3 teacher Janine Holmes.
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Ages 7-11: Counting sheet
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Big Card Birdwatch
A fun card game for your class to enjoy and learn more about the birds they might see.
Date: 12 October 2015
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