Teacher Resources

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.  All resources are developed by grade(s) and are aligned with the Georgia Standards of Excellence. 

Are you coming to the Zoo for a Field Trip experience?

Self Guided Field Trips

Use our Explore Guides, which will direct your students’ self-guided exploration of the Zoo. 

Field Trips: Zoo Challenge

If your class is coming for an Instructor-led Zoo Challenge program, you can utilize the Challenge Guides to enhance the experience. Each Guide has specific pre-and-post-lessons that directly link with the specific Zoo Challenge program your students will enjoy when they come to the Zoo. 

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Education Poster

Check out this year’s Education Poster for curricular connections and information about how Zoo Atlanta helps preserve the wild population of eastern indigo snakes!


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School Program Guide

To learn more about our programs and resources, download our School Program Guide or view the Guide by clicking on the thumbnail below.


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Field Trips at the Zoo

Explore the many options for field trips at the Zoo!

Explore the Zoo at a discounted rate with a Field Trip: Self-Guided, upgrade to a Field Trip: Zoo Challenge, or book a Virtual Field Trip!


Bring the Zoo to You!

If you are looking for some additional classroom resources check out Zoo2You, a series of videos and activities for teachers, students and parents that explore concepts aligned with the Georgia Standards of Excellence in Science.

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Wild Walks

Take a walk on the wild side as Zoo educators lead you on a guided tour through the Zoo.

During these exclusive guided tours, the guides will share fun facts and interesting stories for an inside scoop on what it’s like to care for these creatures. 

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Sponsored Admissions Program

Zoo Atlanta is thrilled to offer free admission to a limited number of Georgia Title I Schools for their students. Due...

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Zoomobile Outreach

Learn all about wildlife and wild places without leaving your classroom.

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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 checked out from the...

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Challenge Guides

Information Packets by Program (PDFs)

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