Animal Classification Games for Kids to Learn about Animal Families
Playing animal classification games helps children learn to categorize animals into classes and families.
There are many ways for children to learn about the different animal classes and families. Such topics are taught in school during science lesson, through books and may be discussion during reading sessions with parents.
It is appropriate for children to cover living and non-living things before animal families and classes is taught.
Generally, animals are categorize into
These are just some of the examples.
Here are a few educational games on animal families. Some games require children to read up the topic before playing. Playing the game serves to reinforce what they have learned.
Click the Animals that Belong
Many different animals are presented on screen. At the start of each game, a category is flash on top of screen. Click on animals that belong to the category. You will get the score after completing each round. Fun and exciting.
Learn more Animal Classes
Children can start to learn about the different animal classes before playing the game. They learn about the features of mammals, reptiles, birds, amphibians and insects. When playing the game, it shows why a certain animal is classified in its category. This is very helpful to make kids understand the relation of classification and the features.
Identify Type of Animals
Read up some facts about the type of animals selected. Then proceed to play the game. Images will appear and player need to decide if image appeared match the animal type.
Group Animals and Plants
This simple game teaches kids about plants and animals group. Animal families consist of mammals, birds and insects. Children learn to identify animals into these three different families.