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87 resources with the concept owls

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Wild, Wild Wetland Wildlife

For Teachers 4th - 8th
Students investigate biology by participating in a science experiment. In this dissection lesson, students conduct a nature field trip around their school grounds and identify animals, plants, tracks and waste. Students dissect an owl...
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Calling All Owls

For Teachers K - Higher Ed
Students research various types of owls.  In this owls lesson, students observe owls and discuss their characteristics.  Students go to an owl habitat and listen for the call of an owl. Students read The Owl in the Shower and debate the...
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Dissecting Owl Pellets

For Teachers 3rd - 4th
Students dissect owl pellets. In this dissecting owl pellets instructional activity, students discuss birds of prey and make predictions about what they may find during the investigation. Students tease out skull and bones and try to...
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Who's Hoo -- An Owl Pellet Comparison Activity

For Teachers 4th - 6th
Students investigate owl pellets.  In this math measurement and animal survival lesson plan, students observe, weigh, and examine the contents of an owl pellet.  Students record observations and data, then draw conclusions about the prey...
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Owl Pellets

For Teachers 6th
Sixth graders investigate the role of owls in their ecosystem. In this food chain activity, 6th graders illustrate an owl food chain, dissect an owl pellet, and analyze data. Students discuss what would happen to owls if there were an...
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Owls are a Hoot!

For Teachers 5th - 8th
Students construct a food web based on the animals found inside owl pellets. For this owls lesson plan, students research and describe the characteristics of owls as well.
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Taking Apart Owl Pellets

For Teachers 5th - 8th
Young scholars dissect an owl pellet. For this rodent and bone structure lesson, students work in groups to take apart an owl pellet. Young scholars separate all the tiny bones from the fur and use the bones to reconstruct the rodent on...
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Owl Pellets

For Teachers 1st - 2nd
Learners identify rodent bones inside owl pellets. In this animal skeleton lesson plan, students search for rodent bones and skulls inside owl pellets and use a bone chart to determine which animal their owl has eaten. 
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Dissecting Owl Pellets

For Teachers K - 1st
Young scholars explore owl pellets. In this animal science lesson, students receive an owl pellet to dissect by using tweezers and a magnifying glass. Young scholars use an owl pellet bone chart to identify the skeletons they find inside...
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Discussion and Dissection of an Owl Pellet

For Teachers 2nd - 4th
Students discover the eating habits of an owl.  For this food chain lesson, students dissect an owl pellet and investigate the contents.  Students rebuild a digested animal's skeleton in class.
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Food Chains

For Teachers 5th
Fifth graders dissect owl pellets to find different animal bones in order to discuss the food chain. In this food chain lesson plan, 5th graders partner with another students and search for traces of other animal bones inside owl pellets.
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Dissecting Owl Pellets

For Teachers 4th - 12th
Students explore owl pellets. In this animal science lesson, students use owl pellet dissection kits to dissect one owl pellet. Students use a magnifying glass to identify the foods that the owl ate.
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Owl Pellet Questions

For Teachers 9th - 10th
Students answer questions about an owl pellet dissection. In this owl pellet lesson plan, students complete a class data table from their investigation of an owl pellet and answer questions about the prey animals they discover. They...
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Give a Hoot About Owls

For Teachers 2nd - 3rd
Students research basic information about owls. They complete a class KWL chart, and conduct research on owls using the Internet and a variety of resource books. Next, they write an owl acrostic poem and a report using their research...
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What Do Owls Eat?

For Teachers K - 12th
Students investigate owls and determine what owls eat, hunt, and characteristics of owls that make them good hunters/predators. In addition, they dissect an owl pellet and identify the bone parts that are found. Food chains for owls are...
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Nocturnal Animals Lesson #4: Owls

For Teachers K - 2nd
Learners investigate the owl food chain. They discuss owl facts, explore various websites, dissect an owl pellet, create a picture of the owl food chain, read the book, "Owl Babies," and write an owl poem.
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Owl Pellets

For Teachers K - 8th
Students examine and discuss what owls eat and how their digestive system works. They dissect owl pellets, identify the bones found, and analyze and record the results.
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Owls: Top of a Food Chain

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students are introduced to the idea that energy is passed from one organism to the next in a food chain.
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Owl Mask

For Students Pre-K - 1st
In this owl mask worksheet, learners color, cut out and attach a string or elastic to create their own owl mask. The page will need to be enlarged before copying.
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Owls

For Teachers Pre-K - K
Young scholars read books, learn about the letter o, and sing nursery rhymes all to learn about owls. In this owls lesson plan, students also make owls out of their hand prints.
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Owl Pellet

For Teachers 4th - Higher Ed
Pupils discover an owl's diet. In this animal science lesson, students observe owl pellets, determining what the owl ate. Pupils put together the owl's food chain, after determining the animals in the owl's diet.
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Owl Pellets -- Making Inferences

For Teachers 4th
Fourth graders examine owl pellets. In this inferences lesson students explore the food chain by investigating the contents of owl pellets. Students use tools and a bone sorting chart to assist their examination.
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Eastern Screech Owl

For Students 3rd - 4th
In this screech owl worksheet, learners complete activities to learn about screech owls after reading Screech Owl at Midnight by C. Drew Lamm. Students learn how to attract owls, investigate owls in their community, and define words...
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Paleoecology Using "Fossilized" Owl Pellets

For Teachers 5th - 8th
Young scholars study the differences in anatomy to help identify different species and use a dichotomous key to identify what the owls were eating.  In this investigative lesson students dissect owl pellets to identify the species eaten...