Kids of all ages love learning about bats. Resources for Learning About Bats is a collection of printables and activities to learn about these fascinating nocturnal mammals.

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Bat Facts

  • Bats are flying mammals
  • Bats are the only mammals capable of continued flight
  • There are over 1400 different bat species
  • Not all bats hibernate
  • Bats are nocturnal mammals
  • Bats can “see” in the dark by using echolocation
  • Bats can live for over 20 years

Facts about Bats

Echolocation Experiments & Activities for Young Children

Echolocation Activity for Kids

Learn About Bats with these Fun Books

Stellaluna by Janell Cannon

Zipping, Zapping, Zooming Bats by Ann Earle

Bats by Gail Gibbons

Bat Loves the Night by Nicola Davies

Nightsong by Ari Berk

Learn About Bats with the book Stellaluna by Janell Cannon.

A lapbook from Homeschool Share.

A 17-page Stellaluna mini-unit study from First Grade W.O.W.

Printable Activities & Crafts for Learning About Bats

Printable Bat template for craft projects or creating bat decoration.

Connect the Dots and Coloring Pages

Printable Bat Puzzle

Itsy Bitsy Bat Book

How to Draw a Bat from Blue Tadpole Studio

Vampire Bat Craft from No Time for Flash Cards

Paper Plate Bat

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