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  • Hello, is it possible to make a mixed up version of this so that I can just give it to the children to cut out and sort? Thank you 

    , Aug 8th
    • Hi samball01,
      Thanks for your lovely request - I'll ask our design team to take a look and see if we can make this change for you :)

      , Aug 8th
    • Hi there samball01,
      We've made this resource for you and have sent it in an email, I hope you find it useful! It will also be available for download within 48 hours, and you can find it either as a new resource, or under 'Alternative versions' above.

      , Aug 9th
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  • Please could you translate this resource into welsh? thank you 

    , Apr 10th
    • Good evening cathspence,
      Thanks for commenting! I can see this being a useful addition - I'll ask our translation team to take a look!

      , Apr 10th
  • Mother''''''''''''s!!!!!!!! Please correct your glaring mistake! Not the possessive 's but the plural of MOTHERS is needed! Arrgghhhhh.....  And here we are trying to teach our kids grammar!

    , Mar 1st
    • Hi afingram1,
      Thank you so much for letting us know about this one. I'll get this resource checked right away!

      , Mar 1st
  • for children to learn the names of the farm animals and their young. Thanks for sharing.

    , Nov 26th
    • Hi cywrita,
      You're very welcome, glad we could help! :)

      , Nov 26th
  • for my son preschool lessons

    , Nov 20th
  • perfect for words reminding

    , Oct 9th
  • I will used this resourse to teach my students with this examples and games you offer here. And thanks for sharing

    , Oct 2nd
    • Hi gloria1118,
      You're very welcome, glad we could help! :)

      , Oct 2nd
  • Will go great with our Science unit!

    , Aug 23rd
    • Hi emcellk614,
      It's great to hear you like the resource - Thanks for sharing! :)

      , Aug 23rd
  • Animal baby names , great to reinforce the concept of family with my kids!

    , Jul 1st
    • Very educative

      , Aug 28th
  • In the literacy centre to practise language.

    , Jun 28th
  • Science - movement/motion lesson introducing pushes and pulls/motion to EYFS/SEN. Pupils to move like these animals.

    , Jun 4th
  • At the science centre during a unit on Living Things.

    , May 19th
  • A preschool activity for EYFS

    , May 14th
    • Hi KimDavenport,

      Thank you for your comment on the Twinkl website.

      Please could you provide a few more details about the resource you're looking for? We have lots of lovely activity sheets suitable for the EYFS!

      I hope you have a lovely day! : )

      , May 14th
  • teach EAL

    , May 12th
  • love it

    , May 7th
  • Teaching English as a foreign language.

    , Apr 18th
  • Child initiated learning

    , Apr 18th
  • great resource

    , Apr 15th
  • children to match animals to their young

    , Apr 14th
  • independent work eyfs

    , Apr 9th
  • Students have to match animal parents to their young.

    , Mar 29th
  • Children learning their animals names and sounds and matching mum to baby

    , Mar 24th
  • Teaching English as a foreign language.

    , Feb 25th
  • unit of working for science looking at how animals grow

    , Feb 24th
  • I´m going to use it to practice visual memory at the same time they learn the names of the different animals.

    , Feb 15th
  • Homeschooling a toddler

    , Feb 13th
  • teaching vocabulary

    , Feb 13th
  • teachin nursery children

    , Feb 11th
  • school purpose

    , Feb 9th
  • great resource

    , Jan 31st
  • Great resource for introducing work on families. Thank you!

    , Jan 26th
  • its useful for a teacher and as a mother...... might be useful for you too!

    , Jan 24th
  • thank you

    , Jan 23rd
  • For children able to identify the names of the baby animals.

    , Jan 23rd
  • Could you do this with a straight k please?

    , Jan 21st
    • Hi AnnaStevens1,

      Thank you for your resource suggestion on the Twinkl website.

      If we're able to make this for you we'll be in touch shortly to let you know.

      I hope you have a lovely day! : )

      , Jan 21st
    • Hi there AnnaStevens1,
      Our lovely teacher and design teams have completed this for you and emailed the new resource, I hope you find it useful! It will also be available for download on the website within 48 hours, and you can find it either as a main resource, or under 'Alternative versions' above.

      , Jan 26th
  • for classroom activities that reinforce lessons about animals and their young

    , Jan 20th
  • for school assignment

    , Jan 20th
  • Will use this resource as part of the science display in the classroom and as an activity for the children to write what the names of animals and their young are.

    , Jan 19th
  • this is very helpful for my final demo teaching. thanks! God bless :D

    , Jan 12th
  • So just right and timely for tomorrow's lesson. This will be used as classroom education materials for 5-year-old kiddos. Thanks and more power!!!

    , Jan 11th
  • I like to play games with the kids. They have fun and learn at the same time. What's better than that? ;)

    , Jan 10th
  • I need this for my lesson tomorrow

    , Jan 10th
  • need to prepare for learning centre

    , Jan 7th
  • teaching

    , Jan 5th
  • Need it for prep school assignments

    , Nov 22nd
  • to teach my doughter

    , Nov 21st
  • I love these cards .I am going to use this resource as a 'pairs' game for a starter in science lesson for the LO: To notice how animals including humans have offspring which grow into adults.

    , Nov 12th
  • help my 5 year old kid review this subject

    , Nov 6th
  • I'm using this to my discussion about the baby animals.

    , Nov 5th
  • i will use this resource for teaching my kids about animal and their baby. just like a mom and their kids.. thx u for this usefull card

    , Nov 5th
  • science activity to meet NC objectives

    , Nov 4th
  • enhancement of curriculum

    , Nov 4th
  • Science activity to meet state standards

    , Oct 26th
  • activity material

    , Oct 25th
  • school project

    , Oct 25th
  • to teach my doughter

    , Oct 23rd
  • To support EAL children

    , Oct 22nd
  • To support EAL children

    , Oct 22nd
  • My pupils will be very happy

    , Oct 20th
  • to teach my pupils. thank you

    , Oct 20th
  • to teaching my son . thank you

    , Oct 19th
  • teaching animals ,thank you

    , Oct 17th
  • Independent practice for literacy centers. Excellent!!!

    , Oct 16th
  • early literacy support

    , Oct 16th
  • We are using this resource for our learning journey.

    , Oct 16th
  • topic study - excellent resource to have - thanks

    , Oct 10th
  • I am using this as ,apart of science lesson activity

    , Oct 9th
  • I'm using this resource as part of one of my literacy small group activities based on the shared reading 'Baby Animals' - an information text.

    , Oct 4th
  • I'm going to use it as part of a Guided Reading activity

    , Oct 3rd
  • Yes, very helpful for my 1:1 lessons

    , Oct 2nd
  • My topic for this week is all about the mother and their young ones.

    , Sep 28th
  • We are learning about baby and parent matching and how can I sort animals.

    , Sep 20th
  • with two kids who are learning English - matching game, Kim's game (memory), true or false etc etc

    , Sep 14th
  • I will use it with my children who are learning about animals stages of life

    , Sep 13th
  • matching game

    , Sep 10th
  • I will use it during our Discovery Time for our theme about Spring.

    , Sep 10th
  • I will use it for toddlers activity in the nursery

    , Sep 10th
  • i will use this to review my daughter about animals

    , Sep 9th
  • The children will use to identify mother and baby

    , Sep 8th
  • Thanks for this colorful resource with pictures and words. I will use it in environment lessons for pupils learning English as a foreign language (age 7/8)

    , Sep 7th
  • We will be using this in our Science topic. A really super resource. Thank you.

    , Sep 5th
  • to enhance learning centers

    , Sep 4th
  • to enhance the learning centres

    , Sep 4th
  • Science lesson!

    , Sep 4th
  • Inheritance- for a group discussion about offspring characteristics (good use especially if pupils in the class cannot produce baby photos/ do not live with family etc.

    , Aug 31st
  • After reading the Story All the Little father's by Margret Wise Brown we will use the cards to play a whole class matching game in my Kindergarten group.

    , Aug 31st
  • for my primary one students :)

    , Aug 26th
  • for my playgroup and nursery one :)

    , Aug 17th
  • For my Grandchildren. Thank you

    , Aug 11th
  • for my small daughter

    , Aug 10th
  • Super resource but a baby rabbit is a kitten not a kit. :)

    , Jul 29th
    • Hi jladtg,
      Thanks you so much for letting us know about this one. I'll ask our resource creators to look at this right away!

      , Jul 29th
    • Hi therejladtg,
      We have now fixed this mistake and emailed you the corrected resource - I hope you find it useful! It will also be updated on the website as soon as possible.

      , Aug 5th
  • Thanks for this resource. It will be very useful for our Science topic.

    , Jul 27th
  • matching parent and young with year 2

    , Jul 14th
    • Hi louinthemoor,
      Thank you very much for commenting! It's great to hear from you :)

      , Jul 14th
  • teaching animals and their young for my 8 years old pupils.

    , Jul 14th
    • Hi chakucha,
      Thanks for your comment! I'm really glad this resource is useful for you :)

      , Jul 14th
  • teaching animals and their young to my pupils. TQ very much

    , Jul 12th
    • Hi teacherezayu,
      Great! Thanks for sharing!

      , Jul 12th
  • Teaching Lessons for my students

    , Jun 29th
  • To prepare games for a holiday theatre class during our autumn holidays! ESL and native speakers will participate.

    , Jun 28th
    • Hi joyousenglish,
      Great to hear it will be so useful :) Thanks for your feedback!

      , Jun 28th
  • Associate Mommy and babies for Mothers's Day.

    , Jun 20th
    • Hi arijenie,
      That's a lovely idea - thanks for letting others know! :)

      , Jun 21st
  • This is helpful to use with the story book "Let's Go Visiting" by Sue Williams. I will use this to help with reading the book with my young ESL students.

    , Jun 20th
    • Hi hannahpoole,
      Thank you for your feedback! I'm really glad we could help :)

      , Jun 20th
  • to help with our understanding of how animals grow and change

    , Jun 15th
    • Hi e0415390,
      That's a lovely idea - thanks for letting others know! :)

      , Jun 15th
  • I use this to increase vocabulary of my students. Now they can match the mums and their babies. Thanks!!

    , Jun 10th
    • Hi agusbudi,
      Thank you for your feedback! I'm really glad we could help :)

      , Jun 10th
  • For homeschooling. Great activity to learn about farm animals and their young.

    , Jun 9th
    • Hi naydencaleb,
      I'm so glad to hear you like our resource, it is great to be able to help! :)

      , Jun 9th
  • For using with my nursery class. Topic this term is animals so i think this would be a great activity.

    , Jun 9th
    • Hi sazam123,
      I'm so glad to hear you like our resource - thanks for sharing :)

      , Jun 9th
  • For introducing life cycles in Science. My 7 year old daughter approves and thinks that the cards are so cute.

    , Jun 6th
    • I'm so glad you're daughter likes them, missrobb! Thanks for commenting :)

      , Jun 7th
  • To help children with their speech

    , Jun 5th
  • to help children in eyfs to match animal parents to their young in lesson

    , Jun 4th
    • Great idea paul9981, thanks for sharing. :)

      , Jun 4th
  • good

    , Jun 1st
    • Hi nicolahall, glad to hear you like our resource :)

      , Jun 1st
  • very good

    , May 31st
  • Inspiration for Y2 children to create their own

    , May 29th
    • Hi barbarakerry, great idea!

      , May 29th
  • using this to teach children the names of animals when they are young and when they get older.

    , May 26th
    • Lovely uses of the resource Gchapple :)

      , May 26th
  • EAL

    , May 26th
  • To help my son.

    , May 24th
  • ESL - Hearing impaired. Semantic development

    , May 24th
  • Concentration, ESL primary levels. (Maybe Kinder.. age 5)

    , May 23rd
  • EAL pupil

    , May 22nd
  • matching game, snap, help early years children to learn animals' names and teach a different language.

    , May 20th
    • Hey there sosschool! Thanks for letting us know you're going to use this as a game :)

      , May 21st
  • 5 Now

    , May 20th
  • Yr 1 Science with a focus on how living things change and grow

    , May 19th
  • 3 stars

    , May 18th
  • Great for communication and language, talking about the different animals and babies.

    , May 18th
  • great use for classroom games

    , May 14th
  • Great to teach about animal and their babies

    , May 12th
  • new student in class with delayed development

    , May 12th
  • matching mothers to their young

    , May 11th
  • teach about animals and their babies

    , May 9th
  • Science as a learning center.

    , May 6th
  • Active Learning Base for the topic The Farm

    , May 5th
  • For animals and their babies activity

    , May 5th
  • For Mother`s Day theme at pre-k

    , May 5th
  • mother's day

    , May 1st
  • mother's day theme

    , May 1st
  • Mother's Day theme for my 5 yr old class

    , Apr 30th
  • My Italian 6-year-old pupils will learn the name of some animals and baby animals to celebrate Mother's day.

    , Apr 27th
  • In my class

    , Apr 26th
  • Animal and their young matching game.

    , Apr 26th
  • I will be using these for my first grade students. We are learning about similarities and difference in offspring.

    , Apr 24th
  • in class

    , Apr 24th
  • Early Years animal topic

    , Apr 22nd
  • Early years animal activity

    , Apr 22nd
  • activity in class for special educator

    , Apr 20th
  • For (educational) play activity to freely access within a Breakfast club

    , Apr 16th
  • Activity for children

    , Apr 13th
  • Primary school in the Netherlands for the first English lessons

    , Apr 11th
  • For a lesson on collective nouns, increasing students' vocabulary and word knowledge, in a fun game.

    , Apr 10th
  • Animals topic early years

    , Apr 9th
  • A topic in science for year 1

    , Apr 9th
  • teaching

    , Apr 9th
  • for SEN

    , Apr 9th
  • Nursery school lessons, matching, phonics, language development.

    , Apr 8th
  • For the theme on Animals and their grownups

    , Apr 2nd
  • For the theme on Pet Safari

    , Apr 1st
  • For my Curriculum Planning theme on Animals - Pets/Farm/Zoo Animals

    , Mar 27th
  • science unit - special education

    , Mar 22nd
  • For a child with language difficulties. Thank you.

    , Mar 18th
  • For a unit on lifecycles to show children that some young have different names to their mums

    , Mar 18th
  • 1:1 support, will help loads

    , Mar 15th
  • I will be using this resource with my pre-school children. I think they will love this game, play as you learn.

    , Mar 14th
  • this is for my first practice demo teaching at the kindergarten i hope this could help! :D

    , Mar 12th
  • I have one group of Preschool age kids and another of 0-5's. We are celebrating new babies (as their will be a couple of new brothers / sisters being born over next few weeks to our 0-5 playgroup families and the theme of the day is babies.
    We will use these cards for matching and talking about different babies.

    , Mar 12th
  • Topic of Spring. Learning names of baby animals and recognising them.

    , Mar 10th
  • Sorting, matching and developing language around the topic of baby animals, new life and Spring

    , Mar 8th
  • Sorting, matching and developing language around the topic of baby animals, new life and Spring

    , Mar 5th
  • Spring activities.

    , Mar 4th
  • Spring
    Mothers Day
    Living Eggs

    , Mar 4th
  • mothers day, spring/change wall display

    , Feb 28th
  • To introduce new vocabulary and consolidate existing knowledge of animals and their young.

    , Feb 26th
  • Can be used in various ways, great for mothers day topic

    , Feb 24th
  • Used to consolidate learning

    , Feb 23rd
  • Going to use in the Science Lab. Children will be matching. Child will have baby cards and Adult cards will spread out in the room.

    , Feb 20th
  • I'm going to use it in a center activity.

    , Feb 20th
  • Activity with a child

    , Feb 18th
  • Teaching ECFE

    , Feb 17th
  • for a topic of mothers and babies

    , Feb 10th
  • activity with a child

    , Feb 9th
  • Learning about animals and their young

    , Feb 5th
  • for a project

    , Feb 2nd
  • for an activity wih the child

    , Jan 26th
  • lesson on animals

    , Jan 22nd
  • lesson for animals and their young

    , Jan 13th
  • Lesson on life cycles

    , Jan 12th
  • Making an animal story sack

    , Jan 10th
  • Teaching heredity, That young look like their parents.

    , Jan 4th
  • EYFS understanding of the world investigation

    , Jan 1st
  • for my 4yr old..we're living in Libya and no english books around here..=(

    , Dec 12th
  • Teaching adults anmimals and their yound to 3 year olds

    , Oct 11th
  • A science lesson - to know animals including humans produce young which grow into adults.

    , Sep 8th
  • This is great! I like the fact you can choose to print with or without text. Would be even better if there were the words by themselves as well so I could use them as a matching exercise

    , Aug 22nd
    • Hi JMJMJMJMJM, thank you for your review, I have passed your suggestion on to our resource team to have a look at for you. :)

      , Aug 24th
    • Hi there JMJMJMJMJM, thanks for your comment! Sorry for the delay, we hope to make this resource very soon. :)

      , Aug 20th
    • Hi there,
      We've added a version of this resource with just the text - I hope you find it useful!

      , Dec 18th
  • This is fab just what I was looking for.

    , Feb 24th
A handy set of sorting cards containing a range of different animals and their young!
This resource is available in Standard, Matching, Straight K, Precursive, Editable and Mixed-Up-Order.
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    • Twinkl added Mixed-Up-Order on Aug 9th
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    • Twinkl added Precursive Version on Mar 9th
    • Twinkl added Straight K Version on Jan 27th
    • Twinkl added Matching Version on Dec 21st