Animal activities

Feeling creative, crafty or playful? Get stuck in with Arkive’s awesome animal activities! Free to download, our activities include species origami, treasure hunts and making shoebox habitats! Have a wild time!

Endangered species plant pots

Recycle plastic, brush up on your gardening skills and learn about endangered species at the same time in this creative plant pot making activity.

Identification guides

Learn how to identify various species using our fun colour charts.

Invasive species

Learn about UK invasive species with our fun games and activities.

Shoebox Habitats

Build your own jungle, African savannah, under the sea or winter habitats with our amazing shoebox habitats! Simply download a habitat pack, print the materials and get creative!

Tree decorations

Make your own nature-themed festive tree decorations!

Outdoor Activities

Get out into the wild with these fun and free outdoor activities!

Design a Species

Let your imagination go wild and create some crazy critters of your very own in this fun activity!

Colouring In

Feeling arty? Download and colour in some cool creatures with our colouring-in sheets.

Animal Masks

Discover your inner animal. Download, print and decorate your very own wild mask!

Origami Animals

Perfect your paper-folding skills with our origami animals. Simply download the template, print and fold away!