What Do Animals Eat? (Project)

Contributor: Samantha Penna. Lesson ID: 11388

Can you get close enough to an alligator or bear to open its mouth to see its teeth? Maybe in a museum! There are other ways to tell what an animal eats. You will draw some food and quiz your teacher!


Life Science

learning style
personality style
Grade Level
Primary (K-2)
Lesson Type
Quick Query

Lesson Plan - Get It!


Do you know how to identify herbivores, carnivores, and omnivores in the wild? Or even at home, if you have pets or critters in your backyard!

You have learned so much about herbivores, carnivores, and omnivores!

In this lesson, you will review what you have learned about the different types of things animals eat.

Tell a parent or teacher what herbivores, carnivores, and omnivores eat. Did you say:

  • Herbivores eat plants?
  • Carnivores eat animals?
  • Omnivores eat plants and animals?

Fantastic! Watch the Types of animals - food | Herbivores carnivores omnivores | Kindergarten learning videos playlist by Elearnin video (below) to review what you have learned. Answer the questions below on a sheet of paper while you watch the video:

  1. What do herbivores eat?
  2. What are three examples of herbivores?
  3. What do carnivores eat?
  4. What are three examples of carnivores?
  5. What do omnivores eat?
  6. What are three examples of omnivores?


Nice work!

Move on to the Got It? section to continue reviewing what you learned about herbivores, carnivores, and omnivores.


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