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Looking for the animal

Introduction Session

Stimulating attention by locating and identifying animals

Learning Objective

Hand out the Miniland animals. Ask the children the name of the animals and talk about their differences.

Digital Game

When you have finished, play the digital game to reinforce the content. The game consists of clicking on the same number of animals as the number at the bottom of the screen.

  • Animals, Insects & Plants
  • Exploring Nature

How to play

Fisrt of all, hand out the sheet with one animal of each species on it (printed out beforehand) to eacg child. Show an animal and the child needs to locate it. Secondly, hand out the sheet with two animals on it (printed out beforehand) and show a Miniland number, stating for example: we are looking for 1 elephant or we are looking for tigers. The children need to circle the animal in question as many times as the number states.