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Zoo to you Edventures


Classroom Zoo To You EDventures

2017-2018 school year program registrations begin at the end of August.  Zoo to You EDventures are fully booked through December.

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.  

Target
Audience

Program Description

K-5th Grade

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-4th Grade

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-12th Grade

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.

2nd-12th Grade

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.

2nd-8th Grade

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-8th Grade

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

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.  

Number of Participants
Cost per Program


40 - 99 
$100
100 - 200 max 
$150

2017-2018 school year program registrations begin at the end of August.

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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Teacher & Professional Development

Zoo To You

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Zoo to you Edventures

Home School

Educator Resources

Edventures at the Zoo

Resouces for Grades 9-12

Resources for Grades 3-5

Resources for Grades 6-8

Resources for Grades K-2

Teacher & Professional Development

Zoo To You

Zoo to You Pre-School Programs