3 bats flying before a full moon

Compare and Contrast Bats with another animal

Discover what is unique about bats

1. Do this Comparison and Contrast Guide @ ReadWriteThink - online activity.

2. Download/print the Compare and Contrast graphic organizer.

3. Select an animal you have seen in real life or in a video, on a web page or on TV.
Compare and contrast it with a species of bats that lives in your region.


4. Conclude: Write an essay comparing & contrasting the two animals.
Which animal is better adapted for living in your community?


Super Techies:


If you can complete this activity using the computer to enter the info and keep the organizer's basic format, Go for it.

Make a digital document that replicates the basic format of the doc.
shown at the left. Be sure to put you name and the date in a document header. Complete the exercise, saving frequently.

Submit the document either by printing it or emailing/drop boxing the eDocument itself.
(Stuff happens: Always keep a copy of your finished project.)


~*~ Once you have finished: Try these batty activities.

* Complete a Frayer Model to show what you know about Bats. doc. format | pdf. format

Batty crossword puzzle

Bats are Our Buddies! internet hunt

Bats at the Beach book activities

Bat Flight video

Read How the Bat came to be

Add a Batty Stanza to the Poem

Fields, Meadows & Fencerows EcoStudy Unit

Flap your wings for Bats

Batty WebQuest

Peruse this story about helping a bat.

Build a Bat Box

Make a bat mask

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