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UPK Students Get Up Close with Reptiles

Grace and Glory Reptiles of Oswego recently visited Sally Austin’s UPK class at Lanigan Elementary School.

Up Close with Reptiles
Up Close with Reptiles

The visit followed a Common Core unit on reptiles and mammals.

Head zookeeper Dan Oosdyk of G & G Reptiles shared with students how he cares for the rescued reptiles, educated them on their habitats and brought a few along to show the class.

Pictured is preschooler Danato Raponi, who volunteered to catch a (plush) 12-foot boa constrictor.