Authored by Mike Allegra — Illustrated by Elizabeth Zechel
Join us as we dive into being a scientist
Narrated by Deborah Zierten
Anyone can be a scientist. All it takes is to make observations, ask some questions and create an experiment. After reading this book hopefully you are encouraged to think like a scientist as well.
Book Extension Activities
- What observation did scampers make that led him to conduct experiments on the owl?
- Write down three fun facts about spotted owls by reading the following website.
- What else do owls eat besides mice? Create a food web poster, including owls, what they eat, and what, if anything eats them.
- Conduct an experiment yourself involving an egg, water and salt. First, create a hypothesis, Will an egg sink or float in fresh waters? What about in salt water? Conduct your experiment and share your observations.
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