635 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 635 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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Garden Activities Collection

Garden Activities Collection

Tom Leventhall
•Animals, ,
It's Spring! What better time to do some garden vocabulary with your students. File contains a number of garden-based activities: idioms, collocations match, discussion questions, and design acti ...
1 Views 373 IntAdv
Endangered Species - Mountain Gorilla

Endangered Species - Mountain Gorilla

Did you know that male gorillas are called silverbacks? How much do your students know about the gentle mountain gorilla? Students are asked to fill in the missing information and then fill in the ...
1 Views 3,170 Elem
Researching Animals - Giraffe

Researching Animals - Giraffe

This science worksheet was created for primary aged children and asks students to write a short report about giraffes. They must include the answers to the questions in their report. This will hel ...
1 Views 2,023 Elem
Research Activity: Amur Leopard

Research Activity: Amur Leopard

This worksheet was created for primary/elementary students and will help a child's research skills. This worksheet asks students to use resources like the internet, library books, or magazines to ...
2 Views 3,000 Elem
Insects By The Numbers

Insects By The Numbers

Tom Leventhall
• » Animals
A full lesson plan about insects including a warmer, an "insects by the numbers" guessing activity, a disgusting insects ranking activity, a bugs parts labeling activity, and a series of quirky d ...
1 Views 3,843 IntAdvExam
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Endangered Species - Fin Whale

Endangered Species - Fin Whale

Did you know that the fin whale is the second largest whale in the world? Find out some more interesting facts about fin whales by completing this endangered species resource. Students are asked t ...
2 Views 10,766 Elem
Animal Idioms - Shouting Dictation

Animal Idioms - Shouting Dictation

Tom Leventhall
•Animals,
Shouting dictation for animal idioms - suitable for Int and above. Contains both a shouting dictation for the idioms, which can then be used as group or paired discussion questions. Also contain ...
3 Views 6,458 IntAdvExam
Animals, Numbers, and Colours - Worksheet and Game

Animals, Numbers, and Colours - Worksheet and Game

Thais Dalloz
This worksheet is a game. You will need a dice. Each kid will throw the dice on their turn. After throwing the dice, the kid will choose an animal and color and every kid will write the number and ...
4 Views 11,170 Elem
Parts of a Fish

Parts of a Fish

KS1 Science - Identify & name basic body parts. This science worksheet asks children to label the different parts of the fish using the words from the word bank. There are also some fun facts ...
5 Views 5,267 Elem
African Animals Mini Book

African Animals Mini Book

Beginning or younger English language learners can use this mini book to practice their reading skills and learn the names of African Animals. Print out the book, and then have students cut out an ...
4 Views 11,880 BegElemPre-Int
Endangered Species: Great White Shark

Endangered Species: Great White Shark

Did you know that great white sharks are now considered vulnerable? How much do your students know about the great white shark? Students are asked to fill in the missing information and then fill ...
9 Views 16,307 Elem
Cat Idioms

Cat Idioms

A worksheet for this video about cat idioms in the English language. Idioms included: cat got your tongue?, a fat cat, to purr like a cat, when the cat's away, to be the cat's whiskers, the cat is ...
7 Views 20,725 Pre-IntIntAdv
Cloze Activity - What is an Ocean?

Cloze Activity - What is an Ocean?

What is an Ocean? This worksheet was created for primary/elementary school children and includes facts about the world's oceans. Students read through the sentences and fill in the missing words. ...
4 Views 6,495 Elem
Guess The Picture - Animals

Guess The Picture - Animals

Ekaterina
• » Animals
This PPT can be used with young learners to review different animals. Pupils have to guess the animal after seeing just a part of it, then the whole picture appears. It's good as a warm up task or ...
8 Views 9,481 Beg
Movie Worksheet: Leopards, a Bearcat & Penguin with Jack Hanna

Movie Worksheet: Leopards, a Bearcat & Penguin with Jack Hanna

Helen
This is part of The Late Late Show with James Corden and it's hilarious but still very informative.This video and the exercises are useful for your classes if you talk about animals, nature, envir ...
6 Views 13,543 Pre-IntIntAdvExam
Presenting an Animal

Presenting an Animal

Mario Lecluyze
•, Animals
This is a speaking assignment. A2-level ss have to present an unknown animal by answering some questions in a PowerPoint presentation. The animals can be found in a list at switchzoo.com. The work ...
3 Views 6,857 Pre-Int
Spring on the Farm, Game

Spring on the Farm, Game

I have designed this file to review the names of some farm animals (and their babies) and of course some other vocabulary items related to the farm such as barn, tractor and scarecrow. The instruc ...
4 Views 5,786 Elem
Spring on the Farm

Spring on the Farm

• » Animals
I have designed this ppt to teach some vocabulary items related to the "farm". It includes different farm animals and their babies. It also includes such words as a tractor, farmer, barn, flowers, ...
3 Views 3,296 Elem
Song Worksheet: Baby Shark (Super Simple Songs)

Song Worksheet: Baby Shark (Super Simple Songs)

Dan Glucksnis
A basic lyrics gap-fill activity for beginner students for the "Baby Shark" song from Super Simple Songs. You can find the video file on Youtube. I used this worksheet as the first part of the les ...
6 Views 17,350 BegElem
Bingo, Animals

Bingo, Animals

I have designed this PDF to review some animals that live in the rainforests, in polar regions and on African plains. It contains a bingo game. Cut the cards and give each team a card. Cut the li ...
3 Views 6,766 Elem
Volcano: Animals

Volcano: Animals

• » Animals
This game is appropriate for young learners at elementary level. It's related to animal vocabulary items. You have to divide the class into two groups. Each group should choose a letter, click on ...
4 Views 4,845 Elem
Monkeying Around

Monkeying Around

• » Animals
This power-point presentation is appropriate for young learners. It is based on story book (Monkeying around- Penguin Readers Starter Level).Hope you find it useful. It contains some examples.
2 Views 2,729 Beg
Song Worksheet: Everything at Once by Lenka

Song Worksheet: Everything at Once by Lenka

Winnie Chen
This worksheet contains two parts. The first part is about the words of animals, in which students have to match the pictures of animals with the words provided. The second part is for listening p ...
4 Views 11,914 Elem
Do, Does and Can

Do, Does and Can

I have designed this PDT to review the grammar of do/ does and can. Students are asked to write short answers to the questions. It includes two activities and it contains the names of African and ...
2 Views 10,936 Elem
Tropical Rainforests, Dictation

Tropical Rainforests, Dictation

This is a PDF for practicing dictation. After teaching the vocabulary items related to tropical rainforests, you can have your students write the names of the animals or plants to check their spel ...
1 Views 4,641 Elem

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