First, we read the book Bats on Parade by Kathi Appelt. This is an introductory book that exposes children to the concept of multiplication by emphasizing arrays. The bats in the story march in different array formations.
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You can see several other bat activities we've done in the past by clicking on the following links:
T is for Telling Time: Bats Around the Clock
Bat Unit: Anatomy
Bat Echolocation Song
Batty Measurements: Wingspan Comparisons (popular post)
I will link this activity up at Montessori Monday, Math Monday Blog Hop, Share It Saturday, Show-and-Share Saturday Link Up at I Can Teach, Blogging Through the Alphabet, Homeschooling on the Cheap, No Time For Flashcards Link and Learn, Hearts for Home Blog Hop, and Titus 2 Tuesday.
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