Hands-on approach to learning

Your students love Zoo Atlanta. Why not bring the Zoo into your classroom? We offer a variety of resources such as our ZooMobile, guided tours and educator workshops. Education is key to our mission here at Zoo Atlanta. Thanks for helping us integrate nature into your curriculum!

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Teacher Resources

Bring the Zoo to you!

From scavenger hunts for a self-guided field trip to classroom activities that will enrich your classroom curriculum, the Zoo has a variety of resources for you.

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Virtual Field Trips

Take a trip to the Zoo without getting on a bus!

Harnessing technology as the vehicle, connect your students to animals, careers, conservation, and all things Zoo Atlanta through a Virtual Field Trip.

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A series of videos and activities for teachers, students and parents.

Explore concepts aligned with the GSE in Science.

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Virtual STEAM Teacher Series

Each session features representatives from different Atlanta cultural institutions and highlights ways to connect learning across curriculums.

Enhance your STEAM curriculum by incorporating Project Based Learning and Design Thinking during these two interactive virtual learning sessions. 

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Self-Guided Field Trips: School Groups

Explore the Zoo on your own, and use our standards-based curriculum guides and grade-specific activities.

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Field Trips: Zoo Challenge

Enhance your field trip to the Zoo by signing-up for a Zoo Challenge program led by Zoo Atlanta Educators.

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Cases for Conservation

Cases for Conservation are boxes filled with curriculum, biofacts and other unique Zoo-related materials that can be check out for use. 

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We invite you to take a walk on the WILD side and join our incredible Volunteer Team!

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Educator Membership

Support conservation and research efforts at the Zoo and around the world by joining as a Member. Special offers for...

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Virtual Animal Encounters

Have Cocoa the sloth, Sydney the cockatoo, or an alpaca in for a 15-minute virtual visit to steal the show in your next Zoom meeting!

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