All About Animals

Learn all about animal characteristics and habitats with the books and activities in this Early Literacy Kit.

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Age Range

Preschool - 2nd Grade



  • 7 Books
    • The Mixed-Up Chameleon by Eric Carle (Board Book)
    • Whose Bones? An Animal Guessing Game by Gabrielle Balkan, illustrated by Sam Brewster (Board Book)
    • Book of Bones: 10 Record-Breaking Animals by Gabrielle Balkan, illustrated by Sam Brewster
    • Who Am I? An Animal Guessing Game by Steve Jenkins & Robin Page
    • What Do You Do With a Tail Like This? by Steve Jenkins & Robin Page
    • Actual Size by Steve Jenkins
    • Some Pets by Angela DiTerlizzi, illustrated by Brendan Wenzel
  • Realia
    • Wild About Animals: Ready, Set, Roar! Classroom Activity Set
    • Where Do I Live? Animal Match
      • 8 Habitat trays
      • 8 Animal frames
    • Animals Instant Learning Center
      • 60 Puzzle pieces
      • 4 Storage pouches
      • Double-sided instruction chart
      • Write and wipe assessment card
      • 10 Life Science Picture Puzzles
  • Resource Binder
    • Activity ideas
    • Empty page sleeves to add your program flyers or helpful tips to share with future users


This Early Literacy Kit was made possible in part by the Institute of Museum and Library Services.