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462 FREE Animals Worksheets

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Animals are a popular ESL topic especially with young learners and students in primary school. Here at BusyTeacher there are 462 worksheets in this section that focus on animals as well as a variety of grammar points. These are all ready to use, free, and printable which makes the site a great resource for teaching materials. Take a look at this worksheet which combines animal vocabulary and reading practice into a guessing game for students which they can complete individually, in pairs, or even in groups. If you would like to do something else, look at some other worksheets to find something your students will love.
Animals are a fun topic that students enjoy talking about so they can be used throughout your course to interest students in a variety of activities. Younger students especially like talking about different types of animals so be sure to give them the opportunity to use this enthusiasm in their ESL classes. Besides studying animal vocabulary, you can also use animal flashcards when studying comparative and superlative structures, descriptive words and for other topics too. With intermediate, advanced, and adult learners animals will be a less important topic but you may consider talking about some of them in discussions, for example polar bears and global warming.

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Farley the Fox - Reading Comprehension

Farley the Fox - Reading Comprehension

•Animals,
Having strong reading comprehension skills will also help in other subjects. Students read the text about Molly the meerkat and answer the multiple choice questions. There are six multiple choice ...
5 Elementary
Molly the Meerkat - Reading Comprehension

Molly the Meerkat - Reading Comprehension

•Animals,
Having strong reading comprehension skills will also help in other subjects. Students read the text about Molly the meerkat and answer the multiple choice questions. There are seven multiple choic ...
2 Elementary
Reading Comprehension - Marcus the Monkey

Reading Comprehension - Marcus the Monkey

•Animals,
Having strong reading comprehension skills will also help in other subjects. Students read the text about Marcus the monkey and answer the multiple choice questions. There are six multiple choice ...
1 Elementary
Autumn Vocabulary

Autumn Vocabulary

This PPT can be used to revise vocabulary related to autumn. Students have to look at the pictures and choose the correct option. There are five subcategories in the PPT: nature, fruit, animals, c ...
5 Elementary Pre-Intermediate
Song Worksheet: Old McDonald (Matching Exercise)

Song Worksheet: Old McDonald (Matching Exercise)

This is a matching activity to be used after learning the song "Old McDonald Had a Farm". You may teach the farm animal vocabulary, as well as the sounds that the animals make. Then, teach the ...
2 Elementary
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Movie Worksheet: Franklin's Bad Day

Movie Worksheet: Franklin's Bad Day

Watch the Franklin's episode and do the exercises connected with it. You can find the episode e.g on page http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0oxGWsYnigQ. In the first task you tick the animals that ap ...
2 Complete Beginner Elementary
Shark Week

Shark Week

Shark week  is the second week of August. It is a week designed to raise awareness about these great animals and to contribute in the fight against conservation of these species. This wo ...
1 Elementary Pre-Intermediate
In Danger Reading Worksheet

In Danger Reading Worksheet

This is a reading comprehension worksheet for teaching or revising endangered species related vocabulary at pre-intermediate level. Students are asked to read the text and then fill in the bl ...
4 Pre-Intermediate Intermediate
Review for Little Kids

Review for Little Kids

It's a written review for little kids to practice the vocabulary of wild animals, feelings, numbers up to 5 and the prepositions in and on. It was designed for 3-4-year old students, like a final ...
3 Complete Beginner
Farm Animals Cards

Farm Animals Cards

• » Animals
It is a set of cards with the pictures and names of farm animals. You can do a variety of activities using them, you can make your students  play a memory game, or you can use them to revise ...
4 Complete Beginner
Life Cycle of a Frog - Cloze Exercise

Life Cycle of a Frog - Cloze Exercise

This cloze activity can be used as an extra resource when teaching the topic: Life Cycles. Children read the sentences and fill in the missing words from the word bank. There are twelve words to f ...
3 Elementary
Animal Spelling

Animal Spelling

•Animals,
This worksheet is for beginners and/or grade 1 or 2 primary students, it uses real pictures of common animals to help students identify the correct noun with the right animal, and forces them to g ...
1 Complete Beginner
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Colour the Biggest Animal First and Go On

Colour the Biggest Animal First and Go On

This worksheet is basically a colour worksheet. However, you can make children think by creating different ideas like 1. colour your favorite animal first and go on till you colour the animal you ...
1 Complete Beginner Elementary
Animals and Colors

Animals and Colors

•Animals,
This worksheet is for younger children, who learn English as a second language. You can practise animals, colors and numbers with them. Worksheet containes 3 assignments: to color animals and coun ...
2 Complete Beginner
Transport Puzzle

Transport Puzzle

•Animals, ,
This drawing can be used for many things: revise vocabulary of transport, animals, direction, colors, street signs, adjectives, prepositions etc. The drawing can be used for coloring alone or can ...
2 Complete Beginner Elementary
Bird Shape

Bird Shape

• » Animals
When teaching young children different animals, use this creative cut out bird to teach them about birds, (vocubulary: bird, beak, eyes, head, body, wings, feathers, etc.). Cut out the bird s ...
2 Complete Beginner Elementary
Sea Animals Memory Game

Sea Animals Memory Game

This game involves vocabulary practice about sea animals. Students have to match the pictures to the words. They choose one rectangle and click on it. There is a picture or a word on the card. The ...
7 Elementary Pre-Intermediate
Animal Body Parts

Animal Body Parts

•, Animals
Aim: to strengthen the students’ vocabulary knowledge linked with animal body parts and help them to make sentences by using ‘can/ can’t’. It is assumed that students have ...
2 Elementary
Comparisons - Animals

Comparisons - Animals

This worksheet is for practising the comparative form of adjectives and at the same time learn the names of different wild and farm animals. Students are asked to give their opinion and write sent ...
12 Pre-Intermediate Intermediate
Animal Comparison Crossword

Animal Comparison Crossword

This is for 6th grade ESL students.This crossword is a part of a lesson plan about comparative adjectives. Βuring the lesson I hand out this crossword which  definitions are made of compariso ...
1 Pre-Intermediate
Comparatives and Superlatives (Test and Key)

Comparatives and Superlatives (Test and Key)

This worksheet can be used to test your students on comparative and superlative adjectives. It includes a short reading, a writing section and vocabulary related to animals. I also give you the ke ...
6 Pre-Intermediate Exam Level
Reading Comprehension - Sun Bear

Reading Comprehension - Sun Bear

•Animals,
This reading comprehension includes some interesting facts about the sun bear. Did you know that the sun bear is the smallest member of the bear family? Students read through the article and answe ...
7 Elementary
Australia, the Great Barrier Reef

Australia, the Great Barrier Reef

This worksheet is about Australia and the Great Barrier Reef. It includes a double puzzle about some animals you can see there, students have to match words with pictures, then they have to unjumb ...
4 Elementary
Reading Comprehension - Ollie the Octopus

Reading Comprehension - Ollie the Octopus

•Animals,
This short reading comprehension includes some interesting facts about Ollie the Octopus. My name is Ollie. I am an octopus. I have a very large head. Do you know how many arms I have? I have eigh ...
9 Elementary
Animal Memory

Animal Memory

• » Animals
This game involves vocabulary practice about animals. Students have to match the pictures to the words. The rules for playing memory: mix up the cards, lay them in rows face down. Turn over any tw ...
5 Complete Beginner Elementary

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