Owl Pellet Kit

AP 1109

Owl pellets are a favorite at any grade level and Kemtec's kit includes a K-12 range of activities to facilitate spiraled and differentiated learning with stepped experiments and activities for all grade levels.


Activities range from Grade K-2 observation and data recording; to Grade 3-5 measuring, sorting, classifying, and predicting; to Grade 6-8 predator prey relationships. Higher level students may identify skeletal parts of small mammals, study the inter relatedness of food chains, and identify habitats and ecosystem variables. AP Biology and AP Environmental Sciences students may study food webs and energy flow, population densities, and the availability and diversity of prey.

Designed for 24 students working in pairs.

Kit Contents:

  • Includes twenty-eight page Instructor's Manual with Reproducible Student Pages
  • Reproducible bone chart
  • 12 owl pellets (1.5" - 2" size)
  • 12 magnifying glasses
  • 12 plastic forceps
  • 50 plastic pick probes