Recommended Age, Grade, and Reading Levels
- Age: 6 to 8
- Grade: 1 to 3
Get to know some of the more common birds that live in the forest: • Northern Goshawk: this hawk eats squirrels, hares and other birds like woodpeckers, grouse and Blue Jays. • Great Horned Owl: Great Horned Owls usually hunt at night but in winter will sometimes hunt during the day. The best time to see them is at dusk. • Downy Woodpecker: this little woodpecker has feathered nostrils so it doesn’t get sawdust in its nose when it is pecking wood.
About the author
Genevieve is a biologist who has worked with animals in the wild, mostly in North America, but even as far away as Australia! She has always loved science and writing, even as a young girl.
The Einstein Sisters love to explore the world of nature, science and the cultures and countries of the earth.We travel to remote adventures in rainforests, oceans, mountains, deserts and Arctic regions. We want share some of our favourite facts about the worlds we explore in a fun and colourful way.