These sites focus on marsupials and characteristics that make them unique. Learn about the characteristics, habitat, food, and life cycle of marsupials. Includes videos, photos, printouts, and articles. There are also links to eThemes Resources on Mammals, Kangaroos, Koalas, Opossums, and Wombats.
Read this page to get basic information about marsupial mammals such as their nature, species, and habitat.
EnchantedLearning: Marsupial Printouts
Click on a link to find more information and a printout of each animal in the marsupial group. NOTE: This site includes ads.
Find out how marsupials differ from other kinds of mammals. There is information about its species and classification.
Animal Planet: Marsupials
This site answers questions about different marsupials and contains articles. NOTE: This site includes ads.
National Geographic Kids: Creature Feature
Click on a picture of the animal to read facts, see photos and maps, and watch a video. Includes a printout and e-card. NOTE: This site includes ads.
Animal Planet: The Ultimate Tasmanian Devil Quiz
Take the quiz to find out how much you know about the Tasmanian Devil. NOTE: This site includes ads.
eThemes Resource: Animals: Mammals
These sites focus on mammals and the characteristics that make them unique. View many photographs of mammals from all over the world. Find out what they eat and what type of habitat they live in. There is a link to eThemes resources on bats. Includes some audio files and games.
eThemes Resource: Animals: Kangaroos
These sites are about kangaroos. Learn about their diet, habitat, behavior, and characteristics. Find out how far and high this marsupial can jump. Includes photographs, coloring pages, and videos. There is a link to an eThemes Resource on Australia.
eThemes Resource: Animals: Koalas
These sites have many facts about koalas, including their diet, behavior, and habitat. Find out why they should not be called "koala bears." Includes movies, audio files, and online quizzes and games. There are also links to eThemes resources on Australia and "Koala Lou."
eThemes Resource: Animals: Opossums
Learn about the only marsupial living in North America - the Virginia opossum. Find out what the opossum's name means. Learn about the animal's habitats, diet, behavior, reproduction, and predators. Read people's misconceptions regarding the animal and find out why opossum live only up to three years in wild and eight in captivity. Includes photographs, images of tracks, coloring pages, and video files.
eThemes Resource: Animals: Wombats
These websites are about the animal the wombat. Includes coloring pages, facts, pictures, and videos. Find out why the animal is endangered. Includes a link to an eThemes resource on Australia.
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