This video steps you through eight types of animal behavior: instinct, fixed action pattern, imprinting, associative learning, trial and error learning, habituation, observational learning and insight. It also explains how behavior varies from innate to learned.
Summarize the main idea of a reading, create visual aids, and come up with new questions using a Four Square Concept Matrix.
Learn about a jellyfish that doesn't look like you're typical jellyfish, and how some jellyfish are adapted to different environments.
Find out about research showing bird behavior may be far more sophisticated than previously believed.
Find out how scientists are determining that ''Homo sapiens'' are not the only animals that have "aha" moments.
Provides three examples of fixed action patterns: yawning in humans, returning round objects to the nest in mother Greylag geese, and attacking fish with red underbellies in male sticklebacks.