If you are fortunate to live in a neighborhood filled with musically inclined chattering song birds count yourself fortunate or lucky. Songs of perching birds are usually pleasant sounds to our human ears, but sometimes the calls can be described as harsh sounding croaks and loud screeching. Currently there have been 4,000 species of songbird identified.
Some songbirds can be taught to repeat human speech (vocal mimicry). Songbirds that can mimic human speech and other bird and animal sounds:
Parrots also mimic human speech patterns but parrots are not classified as songbirds.
Have fun with these flying fowl color book bird images.
Paper Trivia: Did you know that you can only fold a sheet of printer paper in half seven times? Give it a try. It doesn't matter how thick or thin the paper is, once you get to the seventh fold, the paper will not bend or budge.
Sun catchers. To create a translucent, stained glass ornaments effect, apply a bit of lemon oil to the back sides of paper ornaments to create a.
Hang the ornaments on trees, in windows, anywhere bright colorful decorations are desired.
Construct a large paper-tree for the wall with shades of green construction paper. Draw a large tree on a sheet of easel pad paper to tack onto a wall or other flat surface, then decorate with paper ornaments.