Explore the amazing world of animals for kids with our range of free games, cool science fair projects, interesting quizzes, fun facts, amazing videos and more!
Learn about cats, dogs, insects, birds, spiders, sharks and all kinds of different animals. As well as activities for children, there are also lesson plans and worksheets for teachers, ideas for parents and a whole host of free teaching resources at your fingertips. Enjoy learning about animal science online right here at Science Kids.
Have fun learning about animals with these cool games. Enjoy a range of interactive activities that will help you understand more about the incredible world of animals.
Animals and Plants
Locate animals and plants in a variety of environments. Learn about different habitats and why they suit the characteristics of the animals that live in them.
Discover where various plants and animals fit into the food chains that exist in oceans, forests, swamp and other habitats.
Bones and Growth
Sort and label bones and skeletons while learning about movement and growth with this fun, interactive game for kids.
Plant and Animal Differences
Learn about mammals, insects, birds and plants as you sort them into different categories with this challenging animal activity.
Teeth and Eating
Animals feature a wide variety of teeth shapes and sizes that relate to the type of food they eat. Investigate the teeth of herbivores, omnivores and carnivores.
Take a look at these great animal videos. Watch giant octopus in action, dolphins doing remarkable tricks, learn about some of the fastest animals in the world, find out what makes bees special, how puffer fish defend themselves and much more.
Enjoy an undersea octopus encounter with this great video.
Watch in amazement as a giant shark leaps high out of the water for a snack.
Enjoy some hilarious footage of cute animals doing crazy things.
Check out this incredible clip of a dolphin creating bubble rings under water.
Get some great ideas for animal science fair projects. Follow our example, try one of our suggested topics or start from scratch with one of your own ideas.
Make a Fossil
Fossils offer excellent clues into animals of the past such as dinosaurs. Make your own fossil with this cool project.
Animal Science Fair Project Ideas
Check out our full list of animal based science fair project ideas. Pick a topic and have fun researching the characteristics and behavior of different animals such as spiders, fish, cats and dogs.
Check out our cool range of free animal pictures, photos and images. Find pictures of wild bears, farm animals, ferocious big cats, cute cubs, tiny insects, endangered species and more.
Check out these fun animal facts for kids and learn more about elephants, frogs, lions, whales, dolphins, cheetahs, wolves, giraffes, leopards and more.
Known for their spotted fur, leopards have a tail that is nearly as long as the rest of their body. Enjoy all our interesting leopard facts.
Take a look at our whale facts and learn more about the habitat, migration and physical features of these magnificent animals.
As well as being the tallest animals on Earth, giraffes offer a range of other interesting trivia related to their neck, spots and weight.
Learn some cool facts about frogs. Did you know that frogs soak water through their skin rather than drinking it?
From their average life span to their sense of smell, history and breeds, check out these great dog facts.
The largest land based mammal in the world is definitely deserving of a list of interesting facts and information.
Challenge your knowledge of animals by trying one of our fun animal quizzes.
How much do you know about insects, birds, baby animals, animal diets, their habitats and behavior?
Enjoy a range of animal lesson plans, teaching resources, classroom ideas and fun worksheets. Find activities and information on topics such as dinosaurs, snails, farm animals, worms and more.
Learn about spiders and get creative by making a spider web collage with some easy to find household items.
Make a Farm
Perfect for younger children, this lesson plan encourages students to create farms featuring animals, fences, barns and other farm structures.
Teach students about dinosaurs and get a range of ideas for fun, dinosaur related games and activities.
Help students understand the concept of camouflage and how animals use it to blend in to their environment.
Animal Word Search
How quickly can you find words related to animals? Find out with this printable animal word search for kids.