Unit 5 – Wild Animals


These ESL Activity Sheets – Wild Animals – provide engaging, fun and versatile activities your young learners will love.

They’ve been designed to support English teachers of young learners aged 5-9 years, and include activities to cover:

  • vocabulary and grammar
  • speaking and listening
  • reading and writing
  • and games.

The pack contains Teachers Notes full of ideas for introducing, practising, recycling and extending ‘Wild Animals’ vocabulary and grammar – along with ten photocopiable Activity Sheets to keep young ESL learners motivated and engaged.



The Osito ESL Activity Sheets – Wild Animals – include:

  • 12 wild animal picture cards for teaching/revising vocabulary
  • a wild animal word search puzzle
  • a picture of a safari park as a stimulus for speaking and listening (and to introduce/revise basic grammar chunks)
  • a story sequencing activity (reading)
  • a gap fill challenge (reading and writing)
  • an animal fact file (for further reading and writing challenges)
  • ‘fortune teller/cootie catcher’ templates, to bring the topic together in a fun and dynamic way.

The Teachers’ Notes provide an overview of each ESL Activity Sheet, along with a bank of ideas for using them in different ways, to help motivate and inspire you and your young learners.

Many of the Activity Sheets are ideal as extension activities, time-fillers or homework tasks. They all provide low-prep/easy-prep, time-saving support to help you enhance your English teaching.

These ESL Activity Sheets – Wild Animals – have all been lovingly created by English teachers, and trialled in many classrooms around the world, so you can be confident that they do actually work.

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