Ambridge Area School District

901 Duss Avenue, Ambridge PA 15003 | 724.266.2833

  
  

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The 8th grade science students watched a video on the "Finches of the Galapagos Islands , the students were challenge in an adaptations lab to mimic various bird beaks of the 13 finch species on the islands.  Their task was to get as many Skittles and/or M7M's as possible which represented their food source.  The students soon found out if the birds did not have the right tool for the right job they could be come extinct rather easily.