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Today we will be finding out all about where animals live. This is called a habitat. It provides an animal with food, shelter and somewhere to raise their young. A bit like our homes! 

Habitats: What is a habitat?

Learn about how a habitat provides the basic needs for all living things and how plants and animals depend on each other.


Draw a picture of a butterfly and write some labels around the edge thinking about the questions below.  

Choose your answer:

  • Where does it live?
  1. Woods & fields
  2. snow
  3. dessert


  • What does it eat?
  1. leaves & plants
  2. other insects
  3. other animals 


  • What does it look like?
  1. skin 
  2. fur
  3. wings 


  • Why is it a good habitat for the animal?
  1. very cold
  2. lots to eat & places to hide 
  3. very dry dusty ground