Learn about animals that live in the arctic!
Learning about animals in the arctic can be a fun science lesson for kids! Our Baby Arctic Animal Hop can make learning about arctic animals for kids a movement-based activity. This hop mat is suitable for both preschoolers and kindergartners and is a great way to teach students about the different types of animals that live in the arctic.
Baby Arctic Animal Hop features illustrations of both adult and baby arctic animals that are sure to capture the imagination of young learners. At 38 inches wide and 92 inches long, this hop mat has plenty of space for multiple students to play and learn. Whether using it for science class or during free time, this mat will encourage active learning and collaborative play.
After using this mat, students will be able to identify common arctic animals. They will also learn how to read the animal names, which promotes their letter and word recognition skills.
Who knew arctic animal lessons could be so fun? Movement-based activities will boost learning comprehension and help young students develop gross motor skills. Take a look at our activity database for more activities and sensory play to keep your students on their feet.
Materials: Our floor mats are made from heavy-duty vinyl. They are easy to clean, durable, and long-lasting. Some teachers have used their mats for over 10 years!
Dimensions: 38 x 92 inches
- reindeer and calf
- penguin and chick
- polar bear and cub
- narwhal and calf
- arctic fox and pup
- snowy owl and chick
- walrus and calf
Check out our material FAQ page for more information and instructions on caring for your floor mat.
Sample Activity: Mystery Animal
- Give clues about an animal on the mat. Clues could include the animal’s appearance, letters in their name, their noise, or their baby’s name.
- Challenge students to jump to the mystery animal on the mat.