Desert Animal Habitat Centers


Are you wanting to teach your students about the desert habitat and its animals?

Check out this pack designed with skills for Pre-K, Transitional Kindergarten, and Kindergarten learners!

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These desert habitat centers will give you a variety of activities and options for your students.


Desert Animal Habitat Fact Sheet – This is a short list of scientific facts to read aloud to students or to research and learn more about the desert habitat.

Let’s Label Desert Habitat – Cut and glue the names of some animals and plants in the desert habitat.

Desert Animal Writing – Place the picture/word cards around the room. Choose from ‘Desert Animal Color It’ or ‘Desert Animal Write It’ recording sheets.

Gila Monster Clip Cards – Choose from a clip card and clip the picture that shows the matching beginning sound under the Gila monster.

Batty Rhyme Puzzles – Match the puzzle cards to their rhyming words. Recording sheets provided.

Cactus Letter Cards – Choose from uppercase or lowercase letter cards. Trace the matching letter on the recording sheet.

Slithering Sight Words (editable sight word cards included) – Use the desert snake letter cards to build the sight words on the mat. Recording sheet included.

Desert Animals Easy Reader (2 levels) – Copy two-sided and cut in half for two books!


4 Desert Animal Count and Color – Choose from four quick print pages to practice counting desert animals.

3 Desert Animal Roll and Graph (with dice) – Choose from three quick print pages to practice graphing desert animals.

Desert Shape Search – Use the dice to roll and cover the 2D shapes on the mat.

Animal Addition Mat – Use the desert animals on the mat to solve the equations. Recording sheets provided are ‘Desert Animal Addition to 5’ and ‘Desert Animal Addition to 10.’

Desert Animal Pattern Cards – Use the animal pictures to make the pattern on the pattern cards. Recording sheet provided.

Black and white copies are included as well!

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