• Farm animals. Bear, bird, cat, chicken, cow, dog, duck, frog, horse, lion, mouse, pig, sheep, snake, squirrel.
  • Sea animals. Clownfish, crab, dolphin, fish, frog, jellyfish, lobster, octopus, penguin, seahorse, sea lion, shark, shrimp, squid, starfish, turtle, whale.
  • Jungle animals. Alligator, bat, bird, bore, crocodile, deer, elephant, giraffe, hippopotamus, kangaroo, monkey, rabbit, rhino, tiger, wolf, zebra.



  • Ask the students for the sounds farm animals make. Their reactions are fun.
  • With sea animals, ask the students if the animal is cute or yummy. Teach adjectives at the same time.

See also

  • Onomatopoeia. List of animal sounds from around the world. If you want to print, including a few countries instead of all of them, you can highlight and print selected text.
  • Teaching resources
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