This NO-PREP Bat Unit will allow children to learn about non-fiction text features while learning about an incredible animal- the bat.
The interactive reader will have children identifying text features and pasting it in the correct text feature spot. The reader is also available without this option. There are two books on each page for easy copying! The book can be used to create a bat writing- everything you need is included.
11 page interactive reader, Bats, with text features. Reader is geared for grades 1-3 (see thumbnail for example). Text features include: maps, diagrams, table of contents, glossary, labels, bold words and captions)
11 page interactive reader, Bats, without interactive text features.
1 comprehension follow up printable based on reader
1 text feature matching sheet *
1 compare/contrast activity for Stellaluna (book link included)*
*- answer key included
For Writing Activity:
3 graphic organizers
2 'bat notes' sheets
2 sets (4 pages) rough draft sheets (differentiated for skill of writer)
2 final draft papers
1 title page
1 bat diagram to label
1 how to draw a bat for cover
1 Certified Bat Expert Award for completion of unit
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