The Natural World

Make a list of animals to put under these headings:

insects wild animals farm animals pets sea creatures birds

Which categories do the following words belong to?

bee bull goat dolphin zebra
cat bear dog elephant lion
pig sheep tiger whale parrot

Name these animals:


Pets: Are you an animal lover? Do you have a pet? What would be your ideal pet? Which animals make good pets and which do not? Why?


According to the text, are the following sentences true or false?

  1. The weather is cloudier in the south…..
  2. Hawkes Bay is a good place for water sports…..
  3. The kiwi hides in the trees of the forests……
  4. Spring is a good time to visit certain cities……