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Owls Science Unit

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This Owl Science Unit goes great with an existing unit on owls or will give you everything you need to try it for the first time! Life Cycles, Adaptations Scientific Craft, Food Chains, Vocabulary, Owl Pellet Dissection, Photo Cards, Graphic Organizers, and MORE are included in the 40 pages!

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Table of Contents
Recommendations and Sequence page 3-4
Owls KWL page 5
Owls Can/Have/Are Chart page 6
Owl Photo Cards pages 7-13
Owl Life Cycle page 14
Food Chain Cards pages 15-17
Food Chain Vocabulary List/Signs pages 18-24
Food Chain Vocabulary Student Chart page 25
Prey and Predator Venn Diagram pages 26-27
Food Chain Vocabulary Matching Quiz page 28
Owl Survival Adaptations Info page 29
How Do Owls Survive? Reading page 30
Owl Survival Bulletin Board Cards page 31
Owl Pellet Dissection Information pages 32-34
What Did You Eat? Directions Card page 35
What Did You Eat? Student Pages page 36-37
Student Reflection Sheet page 38
Owl Writing Papers pages 39-40
Credits page 41

*I recommend using the following books that you can find online or in the library: Owls by Sandra Markle and The Barn Owl by Bert Kitchen. Other books about owls will work, too!
**Due to copyright, I cannot include the bone sorting chart, but there is a link in my file to a free pdf.
***If you choose to do the owl pellet dissection portion of the unit, I have recommendations in the file on where to buy them if you are unsure.
****Visit The Science Penguin for more ideas!

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