621 FREE Animals Worksheets

FREE Animals Worksheets

Animals are a popular ESL topic especially with young learners and students in primary school. Here at BusyTeacher there are 621 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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CVC Animal Names

CVC Animal Names

Mou
• » Animals
This is a basic worksheet to start practicing animal names for early readers. The knowledge of short vowel sounds are enough to use this worksheet. They can first look at the picture and guess, th ...
1 Views 1,262 BegElem
Christmas Worksheet: Reindeer - Reading Comprehension

Christmas Worksheet: Reindeer - Reading Comprehension

This Christmas worksheet includes facts about reindeer. It can be handed out to students as as an extra resource when teaching kids about Christmas. Students are asked to read through the text and ...
1 Views 3,803 Elem
Animal Alphabet

Animal Alphabet

•Animals,
I have designed this worksheet for my starter students. Have your students write the words. It is good for reviewing the animals and the dictation of course. Hope it helps!
5 Views 2,529 Beg
At the Veterinarian's Office

At the Veterinarian's Office

Tatiana
This text is taken from http://www.petmd.com/, this page contains thousands of articles that are useful for pet owners and as I believe, veterinary technicians that learn English as a second l ...
2 Views 1,991 IntAdv
Names of Dog Breeds with Pictures

Names of Dog Breeds with Pictures

Tatiana
• » Animals
This is a 10 minutes vocabulary activity: stage 1 -  students learn the pronunciation of breeds, step 2 - they try to match the picture and the breed they know, step 3 - check everything ...
5 Views 2,135 ElemPre-IntInt
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Dog Breeds

Dog Breeds

Tatiana
I used this worksheet with adult students that study veterinary medicine. 1)  You divide your group into 3 groups ( text a,b,c). 2) Each student gets a table, which he needs to complete ...
3 Views 1,875 IntAdv
Pets- B1/ISE 1 Style Reading Exercise

Pets- B1/ISE 1 Style Reading Exercise

Yva
Easy B1/ ISE 1 style reading exercise (only 2 texts + 1 graphic). It includes reading for gist, true/false questions and gap fill. 
4 Views 1,936 ElemPre-Int
Animal Idioms - Matching and Gapfill Activity

Animal Idioms - Matching and Gapfill Activity

Celia Jenkins
•Animals,
This worksheet introduces seven common idioms with an animal theme. Students need to match the idioms and the definitions, and then fill the gaps in a paragraph where the idioms have been used in ...
3 Views 1,153 IntAdv
KS2 Reading Comprehension - Mosquitoes

KS2 Reading Comprehension - Mosquitoes

This reading comprehension was created for primary/elementary students. The resource includes a passage with some interesting facts about the mosquito. Children read the text and then answer the q ...
5 Views 6,104 Elem
KS2 Reading Comprehension - Tarantulas

KS2 Reading Comprehension - Tarantulas

This reading comprehension was created for primary/elementary students. The resource includes a passage with some interesting facts about the tarantula. Children read the text and then answer the ...
5 Views 3,498 Elem
KS2 Reading Comprehension - Scorpions

KS2 Reading Comprehension - Scorpions

This reading comprehension was created for primary/elementary students. The resource includes a passage with some interesting facts about the scorpion. Children read the text and then answer the q ...
3 Views 3,220 Elem
Movie Worksheet: Ice Age 3 (Characters Description)

Movie Worksheet: Ice Age 3 (Characters Description)

Karla
This worksheet designed for kids was made for the purpose of practicing colors and names of animals while they watch the movie in the classroom or at home. In addition, there are a couple of quest ...
1 Views 5,867 Elem
Cats Rule: an ESL Unit

Cats Rule: an ESL Unit

A free-to-use ESL unit on the topic of cats, suitable for pre-intermediate level learners. This unit includes speaking, reading, listening, vocabulary and grammar practice. Links are provided for ...
5 Views 3,717 Pre-Int
Animal Responses

Animal Responses

Angah
• » Animals
This worksheet is about animal responses. It will help your kids apply concepts learned from animal simulus and responses. Just make a list of words or sentences about each animal on the board and ...
2 Views 2,711 Elem
Animals

Animals

•, Animals
This worksheet is appropriate for teaching animals related vocabulary items and animals abilities. This worksheet contains two parts. It's suitable for young learners and elementary students. ...
1 Views 5,302 BegElem
Research Activity - Sumatran Tiger

Research Activity - Sumatran Tiger

This research activity was created for primary/elementary students. They are asked to use resources like the internet, library books, or magazines to help them answer the questions about the Sumat ...
2 Views 3,018 Elem
Dictation Animals

Dictation Animals

•Animals,
This worksheet is helpful for practicing spelling animals related vocabulary items, and it helps to improve students writing skills. This is appropriate for young learners and beginners.  ...
3 Views 3,581 BegElem
Research Activity - Hawksbill Sea Turtles

Research Activity - Hawksbill Sea Turtles

This research activity was created for primary/elementary students. They are asked to use resources like the internet, library books, or magazines to help them answer the questions about the hawks ...
2 Views 2,932 Elem
Research Activity - Mountain Gorillas

Research Activity - Mountain Gorillas

This research activity was created for primary/elementary students. They are asked to use resources like the internet, library books, or magazines to help them answer the questions about mountain ...
2 Views 2,822 Elem
Reading Comprehension - Endangered Species: Red Wolf

Reading Comprehension - Endangered Species: Red Wolf

This reading comprehension was created for primary/elementary students. It includes a passage with some interesting facts about the red wolf. Children read the text and then answer the questions t ...
3 Views 6,635 Elem
Animals

Animals

I have designed this worksheet about animals for reviewing the third person singular and third person plural (do and does) for the elementary level. Also, it includes the grammar of can and c ...
3 Views 5,716 Elem
Reading Comprehension - Hummingbirds

Reading Comprehension - Hummingbirds

Hummingbirds are called hummingbirds for the whirring or humming sound their wings make.This KS2 reading comprehension includes an information sheet about hummingbirds. Students read through the a ...
3 Views 3,892 Elem
Reading Comprehension - Humpback Whale

Reading Comprehension - Humpback Whale

This article includes some interesting facts about humpback whales. Humpback whales travel for great distances through the world's oceans. They are the noisiest of all the whales and are known for ...
2 Views 3,269 Elem
Game, Volcano

Game, Volcano

Cut the cards and write numbers 1-18 on the other side of the cards. Place them on the board so the ss can see the numbers. Divide the class into 2 teams and write the name of each team on the boa ...
5 Views 3,662 Elem
Backpack 3, Speaking Test

Backpack 3, Speaking Test

I've designed these cards for units 4, 5, and 6 of Backpack 3 speaking practice. You can put the students into pairs or small groups and have them ask and answer. Hope it helps.
4 Views 10,317 Elem

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