The kids might enjoy making this fun paper bag bat and reading a book about bats.
- paper bag
- printer + 2 sheets of paper
- 2 templates (from DLTK)
The templates and directions for this bat are from DLTK's Crafts for Kids
Click here: Paper Bag Craft by DLTK's Crafts for Kids
An excellent book for kids is Vampire Bats and other creatures of the night (Young observer)
In this book children will learn about bats and other nocturnal animals. Some of the other mammals that the kids will read about are mice, badgers, lions, foxes, wolves, howler monkeys, raccoons, and hedge hogs.