Rationale: In order to put condors in their context, students will explore different excerpts from authors connected to condor studies.

Time: 1 Day lesson; Approx. 1 hour teaching time

Aligned Standards: NGSS Practices 1, 3 and 7; CCC 2; DCI ESS3.B

Materials: Personal and group trash collection bins, images

Conservation B

Microtrash pulled out of a California condor chick in 2008