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Animal Body Part Names

In this worksheet, students identify the body parts of animals building on their knowledge of the human body.

'Animal Body Part Names' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 1

Curriculum topic:   Animals, including Humans

Curriculum subtopic:   Structure of Common Animals

Difficulty level:  

Worksheet Overview

QUESTION 1 of 10

Animals - all living creatures - have body parts which are almost the same, but we use different words to talk about them.

We use our arms and legs to swim, but a fish uses its fins to swim.

 

 

What is this body part?

 


legs

arms

head

What part of a horse is this?

 


arms

legs

tail

Name this animal part.

 


wing

neck

tail


 

This is the part of a bird called a...

feather

wing

tail


 

This shark moves using its......

fins

legs

arms

What do birds use to eat?

 


mouth

teeth

beak

What do we call this part of our bodies? 

 


fingers

toes

hair


 

Zak is cleaning his.......

tongue

cheek

teeth


 

These animals are using which parts of their bodies?

toes

teeth

fingers

 

This beautiful snake is covered in........

skin

fur

slime

  • Question 1

What is this body part?

 


CORRECT ANSWER
arms
EDDIE SAYS
The picture shows a human's arms and hands.
  • Question 2

What part of a horse is this?

 


CORRECT ANSWER
legs
EDDIE SAYS
The picture shows a horse's legs. Humans have two arms and two legs, but horses have four legs.
  • Question 3

Name this animal part.

 


CORRECT ANSWER
tail
EDDIE SAYS
The picture shows a cat's tail.
  • Question 4


 

This is the part of a bird called a...

CORRECT ANSWER
wing
EDDIE SAYS
The image shows the wing of a goose.
  • Question 5


 

This shark moves using its......

CORRECT ANSWER
fins
EDDIE SAYS
The picture shows a shark's fin, which they use to move through the water.
  • Question 6

What do birds use to eat?

 


CORRECT ANSWER
beak
EDDIE SAYS
Birds eat using their beaks. This blackbird has an orange beak.
  • Question 7

What do we call this part of our bodies? 

 


CORRECT ANSWER
toes
EDDIE SAYS
The picture shows human toes, which are found on our feet.
  • Question 8


 

Zak is cleaning his.......

CORRECT ANSWER
teeth
EDDIE SAYS
Zak is brushing his teeth and giving them a good clean. We should clean our teeth two times a day, and drink milk to keep them strong!
  • Question 9


 

These animals are using which parts of their bodies?

CORRECT ANSWER
fingers
EDDIE SAYS
The picture shows a human hand and a gorilla hand. They are very similar!
  • Question 10

 

This beautiful snake is covered in........

CORRECT ANSWER
skin
EDDIE SAYS
This snake is covered in skin, which is also covered in scales!
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