An eleven-page EASY research bat project, perfect for teaching the common core shared research standard with even your earliest researchers!
My First Research Project Includes
1) A Title Page
2) Have You Ever Seen a Bat? (A way of activating prior knowledge)
3) Myth or Fact (Another way for activating prior knowledge)
4) I Wonder if Bats ... (An independent questioning technique)
5) Bats, Bats, Everywhere (Finding differences between micro and megabats)
6) All About a Bat's Body (A recording page for body research)
7) What Do Bats Eat (A recording page for diet research)
8) What Can a Bat Do? (A recording page for behavior research)
9) It's a Bat's Life, Baby! (A recording page for life cycle research)
10) Bats Are Really Amazing (A recording page for interesting facts)
11) Where did I find my facts? (A SIMPLE bibliography)
* This report can be printed in TWO formats ... lined and unlined. In one format the graphic organizers are left blank, and in the other format the graphic organizers have appropriately spaced lines. Simply choose your preference!
* Would you like to wrap up your shared research with a final writing piece? There are bat themed writing papers in both a primary lined format and a single line format.
* Although the shared research project works best when completed together, some of you may require an assessment or grading piece. To meet that need, there is an EDITABLE, in Microsoft Word, rubric.
* There is also a bibliography of nonfiction titles, kid-friendly websites, and videos that relate to all different aspects of bats. Each of the resources is clickable. Simply open your PDF file, click on the pix, and you'll be at a book description, a website, or a video!
Use this project in its entirety or pull out pages that most fit your needs. Be sure to check out the downloadable preview for a complete view of all of the pages.
** Bats got an extreme makeover on July 29, 2014. If you already own it, be sure to download it again!**
Happy Researching :)
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