This education program is designed for groups of less than 30 students. These programs are designed to stimulate curiosity about animals and their habitats and encourage respect for the natural world. Up to four programs per day can be scheduled at one location. The NC Zoo requires a minimum of two weeks notice for any Zoo To You programs.
Zoo To You Edventures cost $75 per program. We can travel to schools located up to 100 miles from the Zoo. For locations outside a 25 mile radius of the NC Zoo, an additional charge of $.50 per mile, round trip will be added. Onsite programs cost $60.
Full payment is required a minimum of one week prior to the scheduled program date.
FROM EGGS TO LEGS
This program answers the question: How does a caterpillar go from eggs to legs to wings? Students explore the amazing lifecycles of different animals including insects and amphibians and investigate the vast physical changes these animals go through in their journey of life.
Whether flying in the sky or hiding from the heat, plants and animals adapt to their environment in many ways. Learn about the creature features of some of the NC Zoo's most famous residents.
Can you solve the mystery? Bones tell us many things about animals. Explore the bones and skulls of various animals to discover how they move, what they eat and how big they are. Learn why bones are valuable to scientific research.
Learn about some of the native animals found right here in North Carolina. We'll explore where to find their habitats and why they are important to the overall health of our environment.
Life without a backbone may sound weird to us but most of the animals in the world do it every day. Find out how these animals move, eat, and adapt to their environment.
Earth is home to a variety of life. Learn about some of the special animals on our planet and how all things, in nature, are connected.
For further information or to schedule a program for your school, contact the NC Zoo Education School Programs Office
336.879.7718 or toll free 800.488.0444, or E-mail