Animals activities for kids

Kids love animals - baby animals, farm animals, wild animals, and imaginary ones too! Try these kids activities for animal crafts, games, rhymes, stories, and songs.

79 Animals activities

The Pepperpond Frogs

Story by: AugustW

Ages: 36 to 60 months

Time: 5 mins

A family of frogs must find a new home and think carefully about the best option. The story illustrates the advice to "look before you leap."

Frog in the Old Pond

Poems & Rhymes by: Susanna

Ages: 30 to 60 months

Time:

A perfect introduction for kids into the ancient Japanese art of Haiku. This is a famous classic in Japan.

Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See? Zoo Animal Hunt

Game by: masamom

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 30 mins

Encourages real-world connections to picture text.

Animal Quiz

Game by: Jayashree

Ages: 36 to 60 months

Time: 30 mins

This game will help your child relate animals with their special features.

Torn-Paper Rainbow Fish

Arts & Crafts by: masamom

Ages: 36 to 60 months

Time: 50 mins

Create a fish using the torn-paper art technique.

Grey Squirrel

Song by: MamaLicia

Ages: 18 to 60 months

Time: 5 mins

Child can pretend to be a squirrel with a bushy tail while singing this song.

Origami Leaf and Caterpillar

Arts & Crafts by: Susanna

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time:

A very simple origami that is fun to play with.

Fluffy Panda

Arts & Crafts by: masamom

Ages: 36 to 60 months

Time: 1 hour

Create a cute panda with a unique texture.

Paper Plate Red Bird

Arts & Crafts by: masamom

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 30 mins

Create a simple red bird to welcome spring.

Clothespin Caterpillar

Arts & Crafts by: masamom

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 25 mins

Create a cute and easy caterpillar craft.

Paper Plate Butterfly

Arts & Crafts by: masamom

Ages: 36 to 60 months

Time: 30 mins

Create an easy, spring-inspired butterfly.

Paper Plate Frog

Arts & Crafts by: masamom

Ages: 36 to 60 months

Time: 30 mins

Create a cute frog for the spring.

Duck Swimming in Pond

Arts & Crafts by: masamom

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 30 mins

Create a simple, interactive craft for spring.

Plastic Egg Glow Bug

Arts & Crafts by: masamom

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 40 mins

Turn recycled plastic eggs into cute night-light bugs.

Edible Butterfly Life Cycle

Arts & Crafts by: masamom

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 15 mins

Learn about the life cycle of a butterfly with this tasty project.

Bird Feeder Garland

Arts & Crafts by: masamom

Ages: 36 to 60 months

Time: 20 mins

Create a tasty snack for the birds.

I Have a Little Frog

Song by: masamom

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 10 mins

Celebrate spring with this festive frog song.

5 Little Bunnies

Poems & Rhymes by: masamom

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 10 mins

Celebrate spring with this bunny rhyme.

Cupcake Liner Fish

Arts & Crafts by: masamom

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 30 mins

Create a unique fish craft.

Bringing Home a Baby Bumblebee

Song by: masamom

Ages: 30 to 60 months

Time: 10 mins

Develop language and motor skills with this classic toddler-loved song.