In grade 2 science, students spend a significant portion of their science curriculum learning about animals: how they live, what they eat, where they live, how they adapt to their environment, and their life cycles.
Animal needs worksheets
We have three worksheets for kids to examine the food, water, shelter and space needs of animals.
Practice animals and their foods
Students distinguish between herbivores, carnivores and omnivores in these worksheets.
The food chains practice
Kids explore the food chains of apple to wolf, and algae to shark.
Worksheets covering the 5 habitats of animals
Animals live in the ocean, the arctic, on grassland, in forests and deserts. Students label what animal lives where in these worksheets.
More worksheets on animal habitats
We’ve created another five worksheets for kids to practice animal habitats.
How animals adapt to habitats practice
Students compare how bears and camels, sharks and giraffes adapt to their habitats.
Types of animals worksheets
In grade 2, students cover the classification of animals: mammals, reptiles, fish, insects, birds and amphibians. These worksheets have students match and describe animals by classification.
Classifying animals practice
We have more worksheets for classifying animals.
Animals covered in hair, feathers or shells
What are animals covered in? These worksheets have students work on identifying animals covered in hair, feathers and shells.
Practice the anatomy of animals
These worksheets ask students to label the parts of different animals.
Sounds of animals worksheets
Students work on matching animals to the sounds they make in these worksheets.
Matching animals to their babies practice
Students match and label animals to their offspring in these printable practice sheets.
Practice inherited traits of animals
These worksheets cover the similarities and differences between animals and their offspring.
The life cycles of kangaroos, bears, cows and butterflies
The final set of worksheets cover the life cycles of different animals.