STEAM Backpack Animals

STEAM Backpack Animals

 Learn about wild animals, farm animals and baby animals in this STEAM backpack.

Animals Backpack image of various contents

How to Borrow a STEAM Backpack

Backpack Contents


  1. How do animals talk? (An Usborne Lift-the-flap first questions and answers)
  2. My encyclopedia of very important animals by DK
  3. Farm animals-a mix and match book by Sophie Corrigan


  1. Where do I live? by Orchard Toys Contents: 4 double-sided boards, 24 animal cards, 4 explorer cards, 1 instruction leaflet
  2. Tractor Ted meets baby animals DVD
  3. Animal X-Rays by Roylco Contents: Each pack includes 6 X-rays, matching photo cards and a learning guide:
  4. Terrestrial Mammals Swatch


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Additional resources

Watch the Dublin Zoo animals live, wherever you are.

Catch a glimpse of the giraffes, zebras and rhinos on the African Savanna, get a birds-eye view of the penguins or watch the wondrous herd of Asian elephants bathe and chomp on their lunch with our live animal cams.

Find amazing facts about animals, science, history and geography, along with fun competitions, games and more.

Available on our Library website for free!

National Geographic Little Kids magazine - perfect for children ages 3 to 6. Irresistible photos and simple text to enhance early reading experiences, along with games, puzzles, and activities, that turn playtime into learning time.

Short YouTube videos created for RTE’s Home School Hub

Make a bird feeder and a simple bird bath-Science Foundation Ireland

Watch these videos to discover interesting facts about animals from all over the world.

My Encyclopedia of Very Important Animals
My Encyclopedia of Very Important Animals
Animal X-rays
Animal X-rays
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