insects wordlist
english vocabulary for kids

English alphabet: I
  • I
  • The big letter I.
English abc: i
  • i
  • The small letter i.
English vocabulary: ant
  • ant
  • Lives in a colony.
English vocabulary: bee
  • bee
  • Makes honey.
English vocabulary: beetle
  • beetle
  • Has a biting mouthpart.
English vocabulary: butterfly
  • butterfly
  • Has beautiful wings.
English words: centipede
  • centipede
  • Has many legs.
English words: dragonfly
  • dragonfly
  • A long flying insect.
English words: fly
  • fly
  • An irritating insect.
English words: grasshopper
  • grasshopper
  • Hops and flies.
English words: ladybird
  • ladybird
  • Red with black spots.
English words: mosquito
  • mosquito
  • Drinks blood.

learning and teaching resources

online and printable materials to help esl kids learn and practise english vocabulary

This unit introduces kids to ten English words connected with the theme Insects and contains resources to learn, practise and revise new vocabulary in a fun way. The vocabulary words are presented before being practised. Then they reappear both in the activities to play online and in the worksheets to download and print.

how the material is organised

The unit has four areas to explore.
First comes the learning section with the picture dictionary that introduces ten new English words through pictures, sounds and text. Then you can practise new vocabulary by playing three different word games (matching, spelling, guessing). After doing these exercises, you can test yourself by taking our picture test and vocabulary quiz.
Finally, there is a section that contains printable worksheets to practise offline.

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