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If you're looking to explore Australian animals you can't go past this pack! This pack focuses on Australian native mammals and explores what a mammal is and the different types of mammals: marsupials, monotrems and placentals.


Inside this pack you will find:

  • Worksheet explaining the three types of mammals: marsupials, monotremes and placentals
  • Worksheet: What are marsupial mammals?
  • Worksheet: What are monotreme mammals?
  • Worksheet: What are placental mammals?
  • Flip book for students to work through: Australian Native Mammals
  • Colour photographic posters on Australian mammals: Koala, Kangaroo, Echidna, Quokka, Tasmanian Devil, Platypus, Wombat, Sugar Glider and Possum
  • Craft Activity (all the template materials you need to make the craftivity pictured: Placental (Dolphin), monotreme (Platypus) and Marsupial (Koala)
  • Colouring pages: Koala, Kangaroo, Possum, Echidna, Platypus, Wombat and Tasmanian Devil


This activity is aligned to the Australian Curriculum for:

Foundation Year, Year 1 and Year 2 Science:

- Living things have needs

- Living things have a variety of external features

- Living things grow and produce offspring similar to themselves

Australian Animals Craft Mammals Thematic Unit

  • File Info

    Electronic Download

    File Type: PDF

    Number of pages: 39

    Suggested Year Levels: Foundation - Year 1

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