I. Welcome and Introduction
II. Bat discussion with live animal observations
III. Interactive bat activities
IV. Questions and conclusion
-Understand what makes bats unique when compared to other animals
-Compare different characteristics of various bats
-Learn about the role bats play in an ecosystem
1-LS1-1 Use materials to design a solution to a human problem by mimicking how plants and/or animals use their external parts to help them survive, grow, and meet their needs.
2-LS4-1 Make observations of plants and animals to compare the diversity of life in different habitats.
3-LS3- Use evidence to support the explanation that traits can be influenced by the environment.
4-LS-1 Construct and argument that plants and animals have internal and external structures that function to support survival, growth, behavior and reproduction.
MS-LS2-5 Evaluate competing design solutions for maintaining biodiversity and ecosystem services