There is something fascinating about bats. Children find them super creepy, yet are completely intrigued all at the same time. I always love spending a week learning about bats in the month of October. It is a great way to tie in science into the Halloween holiday. Here are my favorite bat books. Are you looking for more bat ideas, activities, and printables to do at home or in the classroom? If so click here. If you are wanting to see everything Halloween related, click here.
When Stellaluna becomes separated from her family and taken in by some birds, she realizes they’re more alike than she thought.
It’s Click Dark and this is American Batstand – Telling time has never been so much fun!
An introduction to bats and their amazing abilities.
A group of performing bats entertains the crowd in this rhyming counting book.
Join a group of bats on a nighttime trip to the beach!
Discover the bat’s unique place in the natural world in this beautifully photographed book.
A charming and beautiful story about a bat and its hunt for food in the night.
Explore the concepts of independence, fear, and trusting one’s instincts in this story of a bat finding its way home.
Learn about bats and how they are adapted to life in the dark.
Join a young bat on its journey through a seasonal dilemma.
Introduce young readers to how their actions can protect or harm the environment and bat populations.
A spooky twist on a classic!
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