Echolocation - Bats send out sound waves using their mouth or nose. When the sound hits an object an echo comes back. The bat can identify an object by the sound of the echo.
Most bats use echolocation
to navigate in the dark and find food.
Bats...Why should we care?
Different Types of Bats
Little Brown Bat
Big Brown Bat
Brazilian Free-Tailed Bat
More Information on Bats
Bat Facts Slide Show
Bats at Enchanted Learning
Kidz Cave Bat Video
Build Your Own Bat House
Writing About Bats in BOOST
Below are the questions asked in BOOST.
Further below you can click on the link to view what each class had to say.
Please remember that we were working with a new tool and this was done in a short period of time.
This is mostly unedited student work. Spelling was not a priority.
1. What is a microbat?
2. If someone was scared of bats, what would you tell them?
3. If you were on an island with just fruit trees on it, would you rather be a bat or a human?
4. If you were a bat, would you rather be a microbat or a megabat and why?
Mrs. Brown's Class
Mr. Downs' Class
Miss Kibler's Class
Mrs. Koszka's Class
Miss Wright's Class
Last Modified on October 27, 2010