It's widely thought that the collective noun 'a parliament' of owls originated because these beautiful birds are considered to be wise and intelligent, and were often seen to accompany the goddess of wisdom (Athena) in Greek Mythology. Print out this lovely poster of A Parliament of Owls to display in the classroom or at home. Choose from our pre-coloured version or black and white.
Collective Noun Owls
This simple life cycle of an owl colouring page shows how owls hatch from eggs into tiny owlets that then grow into these magnificent large birds.
Considering that adult owls are such large birds, baby owls (known as owlets) are often very small. We've drawn the lifecycle of these majestic birds on a single page for the children to colour in.