Animal Camouflage Worksheets

Camouflage is a helpful adaptation for all kinds of animals! The ability to blend into their natural habitat and surroundings helps an animals chances of survival. We’ve developed some free animal camouflage teaching resources and worksheets you can use to teach your students about this amazing design.

Camouflage Animal Worksheets for Kids:

Animal Camouflage Activity

Here are seven animals that use camouflage to survive in the wild. You’ll have a horned owl, chameleon, leafbug, arctic hare, flatfish, hawk moth and an octopus. Print these animals on cardstock and carefully cut out, leaving a little white space as possible.

Animal Camouflage Activity Mat

Using your animals from the previous printable, see if you can find the best habitat for camouflage! Your younger students will delight to see how well these animals can blend into their surroundings.

Camouflage Worksheets

Octopus Camouflage Worksheet

Students color the octopus and the habitat to show the camouflage ability. Room is provided for students to research and report important facts and unique qualities of the octopus.

Walking Stick Camouflage Worksheet

Students color the walking stick and the habitat to show the camouflage ability. Room is provided for students to research and report important facts and unique qualities of the walking stick.

Hawk Moth Camouflage Worksheet

Students color the hawk moth and the habitat to show the camouflage ability. Room is provided for students to research and report important facts and unique qualities of the Oleander Hawk Moth

Walking Leaf Bug Camouflage Worksheet

Students color the walking leaf and the habitat to show the camouflage ability. Room is provided for students to research and report important facts and unique qualities of the walking leaf bug.

This Animal Camouflage Activity Mat is great for Hands-On Learning Centers

Chameleon Camouflage Worksheet

Students color the chameleon and the habitat to show the camouflage ability. Room is provided for students to research and report important facts and unique qualities of the chameleon.

Turbot (Flatfish) Camouflage Worksheet

Students color the turbot and the habitat to show the camouflage ability. Room is provided for students to research and report important facts and unique qualities of the turbot.

Horned Owl Camouflage Worksheet

Students color the horned owl and the habitat to show the camouflage ability. Room is provided for students to research and report important facts and unique qualities of the horned owl.

Arctic Hare Camouflage Worksheet

Students color the arctic hair and the habitat to show the camouflage ability. Room is provided for students to research and report important facts and unique qualities of the arctic hare.

Learn about Mimicry with these free Science Worksheets

Camouflage & Mimicry Worksheets

Mimicry is another survival based adaptation that is very insteresting for children to learn about. We’ve created some fun and free mimicry research style worksheets that can be used to create a student science notebook.