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Owl Moon – Book Activities

By Jane Yolen

Owl Moon, by Jane Yolen, is a peaceful read about a little girl who goes out with her dad on a cold evening to listen for owls.  The beautiful illustrations lend themselves to lots of great discussions!

What is included with the book write-up?

  • Vocabulary list
  • Questions for teaching inferencing skills to enhance comprehension
  •  Journal prompts
  • Detailed activities that cover learning outcomes for Math, Language & Literacy, Science and Art 
  • Save hours of searching the internet for activity ideas
  • Hands on activities with things you can find around the house

Learning Outcomes covered

  • Children will develop an understanding of new vocabulary introduced in conversations, activities, stories or books
  • Children will develop skills in listening for the purpose of comprehension
  • Children will develop age appropriate writing skills
  • Children will learn to discriminate the sounds of language (phonological awareness) 
  • Children will begin to develop an understanding of numbers
  • Children will develop a understanding of basic geometric shapes 
  • Children will acquire scientific knowledge related to physical science
  • Children will explore and use a variety of materials to develop artistic expression

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