Taxonomy

Further your child’s interest in animals while gaining practice in classifying.

You'll Need

  • Paper
  • Scissors
  • Paste
  • Magazines with pictures of animals

Time

30 minutes

Learning Stages

Engage your child’s interest in animals by playing a game of taxonomy.

Have your child cut out pictures of animals from magazines. Then classify the animals into the different categories: 

  • Mammals
  • Reptiles
  • Birds

Then paste them on separate pieces of paper that are labeled with the different classes of animals.