Owl Moon by Jane Yolen. Activity: Do a lesson on owls after reading this book. Have the students describe what owls are like and put it on a big poster for the entire class. Afterwards, construct an owl project!
Frogmouths: nocturnal birds related to nightjars. Their flat hooked bills & huge frog-like gape help them catch bugs. Weak flyers, they rest horizontally on branches during the day, camouflaged by their cryptic plumage.
The Common Potoo, Grey Potoo, Lesser Potoo or Poor-me-one (Nyctibius griseus), is a nocturnal bird which breeds in tropical Central and South America from Nicaragua to northern Argentina and northern Uruguay