ERIC Number: ED412124
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: N/A
Owls On Silent Wings. The Wonder Series.
Cooper, Ann C.
This curriculum guide is all about owls and provides information on the folklore related to owls, present populations, explanations of physical characteristics, exploring owl pellets, burrowing owls, snowy owls, and great horned owls. Included are eight activities using owl cards, owl pellets, puzzles, and origami. This guide aims to increase awareness of owls and their plight and to encourage social action. Suggestions for action include starting an owl study group, speaking up for owls and owl habitat, supporting an owl in rehabilitation, and building owl nest boxes for yard and school habitats. Contains a glossary and nine references. (DDR)
Descriptors: Animals, Biology, Elementary Education, Endangered Species, Environmental Education, Habitats, Interdisciplinary Approach, Science Activities, Science and Society, Science Curriculum, Social Action, Teaching Guides
Roberts Rinehart Publishers, 5455 Spine Road, Boulder, CO 80301 ($7.95; Canada, $9.95).
Publication Type: Books; Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Parents; Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: Denver Museum of Natural History, CO.