A fun workshop all about bats. Your kids will watch great educational videos and they will get to sing, think, and move as well!
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This set includes 30 different activities. 18 are videos that lead to lessons, songs, and read alouds about bats. 12 are brain breaks that pop up in a text message.
Echolocation song - JumpStart
How to draw cartoon bats
Bats – CuriousKids
Fruit & Nectar bats feeding at Houston Zoo
Bats, Bats, Bats song
Bats – top 10 unknown facts
Bats, Beautiful Bats – Music Video about benefits of bats
Wild Detectives: Bats by Night – National Geographic
Meet the World’s Biggest Bat – National Geographic
Fruit Bat Song – The Singing Zoologist
Fishing Bat vs. Catfish – National Geographic
Stellaluna - read a loud
Bats hunting their prey – BBC
Bats about Bats – facts narrated by kids
Great Migrations – Bats – National Geographic
Vampire bats – National Geographic
Cute baby bats – Bat World Sanctuary
There was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Bat – read aloud
Brain Break – Tell a friend 2 things you know about bats
Brain Break – Fly like a bat around your table 3 times
Brain Break – Most bats eat insects. Tell a friend the name of 3 insects
Brain Break – Count by fives to 50.
Brain Break – Count by tens to 100.
Brain Break – Many bats eat fruit. Can you list 5 fruits?
Brain Break – BAT starts with the letter B. Can you name 3 more B words?
Brain Break – Hop on one foot 10 times, then hop on the other foot 10 times.
Brain Break – Ten sit-ups!
Brain Break – Ten push-ups!
Brain Break – Jog in place and count to 30.
Brain Break – 10 jumping jacks
As you can see, there are many cross-curricular activities!
You will need either a laptop with a camera, a smartphone, an iPad, or an iPod Touch to use this workshop. If you don't have any of those things, this would be a great activity for visiting "smartphone parents" to use with individual kids.
I also have Sing, Think & Move for the letters of the alphabet.
YOU CAN DOWNLOAD THE LETTER A FOR FREE HERE:
FREE Letter A Workshop
Thanks so much for looking. I hope you and your kids enjoy!