Virtual Camp 2017 Science Lesson 6: Fun with Bats Making Winged Fliers


Lesson 6: Fun with Bats

Date: Aug. 25, 2017

Welcome to Lesson 6 of the Virtual Camp from Metro Parent and Michigan Science Center! 

Bats are amazing little mammals. For starters, they’re the only type that can fly! What’s it take to be a great “flier,” anyway? Find out by experimenting with different materials to see what makes a paper “bat” fly best. Watch the video first for some creative ideas. Then scroll down to get your free guide packed with directions, trivia and resources. After that, take the quiz and see what you’ve learned.

1. Watch the experiment

2. Download your free guide

Find out what type of ‘bats’ fly best and discover fascinating facts about these nocturnal creatures.

3. Take the quiz

Test your science smarts with this short quiz.