October 2017

What Is A Flying Fox?

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Listen and Read

Extend the Lesson

Help the Bats Fly!

Videos (2)

Videos (2)

Games (1)


Academic Standards


Reading Objective:

Children will learn about a kind of bat called flying foxes. They’ll learn about the bats’ behavior and bodies.


National Science Standard:

Characteristics of organisms; organisms and environments


Next Generation Science Standard:

LS1.A Structure and function



SL.1.2, RI.1.1, RI.1.7, RI.1.8, RI.1.10, W.1.2, W.1.3