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Zoo to you Edventures


Classroom Zoo To You EDventures

2018-2019 school year program registration will begin August 20, 2018. 

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. 

Zoo To You EDventures cost $75 per program.  For locations outside a 25 mile radius of the NC Zoo and up to 100 miles of the NC Zoo, an additional charge of $.50 per mile, round trip will be added. 

There is a minimum of four weeks for any Zoo to You programs and full payment is due at least two weeks prior to the scheduled program date.

Target
Grades

Program Description

K-3

ANIMAL WRAPPERS

Each species of animal has a unique covering, whether it is fur, feathers, skin or shell.  By examining these coverings, students see how adaptations such as color, pattern, size and skeletal features help animals survive in the wild.

K-5

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.

K-12

AMAZING ADAPTATIONS

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.

2-12

BONE DETECTIVES

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.

2-12

CAROLINA'S COOLEST

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.

K-8

INVESTIGATING INVERTEBRATES

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.

 

Assembly Zoo To You EDventures

The above programs can also be taught assembly style.  For locations outside a 25 mile radius and up to 100 miles of the NC Zoo, an additional charge of $.50 per mile, round trip will be added. 

Number of Participants
Cost per Program


40 - 99 
$100
100 - 200 max 
$150

2018-2019 school year program registrations begin August 20, 2018.

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

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Zoo to you Edventures

Home School

Educator Resources

Edventures at the Zoo

Resources for Grades 3-5

Resources for Grades 6-8

Resources for Grades 9-12

Resources for Grades K-2

Teacher & Professional Development

Zoo to You Pre-School Programs