owl appreciation day


We had a hoot studying about owls on Owl Appreciation day! We played owl in the oak tree, we learned about the magic powers of owl feathers and silent flight. We read the classic Pat Hutchins’ story Good-night Owl:



We had a wise old visitor, whoooo by the way looks just like Pat Hutchins’ owl in the Good-Night Owl story:

screech owl

Check out the cute owls that they took home:






About Joy O' Nature

I am a naturalist on the education staff here at Oatland Island Wildlife Center. I earned a B.S. in Terrestrial Ecology with a minor in Wildlife Biology from the University of Vermont. I recently received my MPH in Environmental Health from the University of Arizona. I have been a classroom science and environmental educator; instructing all ages from preschool to college, for most of my educated life.

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