Check out the written interview with Hoot's author, Carl Hiaasen, click here.

Look at the video below to see a message from Carl Hiaassen and the director of the movie Hoot.

Watch the Hoot movie trailer below!


Introductory Powerpoint to Hoot -

"That government is best which governs least"
by Henry David Thoreau

Who was Henry David Thoreau? How is he connected to the book Hoot?
Check the links below to learn more about him and how he is connected to Hoot, the book, and to Walden Media the company that made the movie Hoot.
Henry David Thoreau Biography Civil Disobedience Philosophy
What do you think about Civil Disobedience? Civil Disobedience, click here to find out more.
Do you agree or disagree with Thoreau's idea of Civil Disobedience? Are any of the characters in the book practicing Civil Disobedience? Would you practice Civil Disobedience? Why?