Reading Comprehension - Boldprint
For the Birds!
Learn About Birds
How Do Birds Fly?
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These links take you to playlists of videos about birds.
The Myth of Icarus & Daedalus / The Boy Who Flew Too High
A Crazy Day at the Beach
The Golden Swan
How are these versions of stories called The Golden Swan / The Golden Swans different from the one in the Boldprint book For the Birds!
Here are some other traditional stories about birds, most especially, Raven, who is very important in Yukon stories. Few traditional Yukon stories are available on the internet, so some of the videos linked here are Haida Raven stories from the West Coast. Raven appears in stories all across what is now Canada.
Note: BASE (Building, Antenna, Span (bridges), Earth) jumping and wing suit jumping can be highly dangerous activities. Expensive equipment is necessary - wingsuits are particularly expensive! - to conduct these activities with any degree of safety, and they should only be undertaken under the guidance / with the support of experienced professionals, and only from legal surfaces and locations.