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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. 

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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Are you coming to the Zoo for a self-guided experience?

Use our Explore Guides, which will direct your students’ self-guided exploration of the Zoo.  If your class is coming for a 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. 

2021 – 2022 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.

Explore Guides (PDFs)

Self-guided Field Trip Materials

Grades 6th – 8th and 9th – 12th Explore Guides coming soon!

Challenge Guides

Information Packets by Program (PDFs)

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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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Virtual Zoo Exploration

Students will take a live virtual tour of Zoo Atlanta with a focus on multiple on-grounds animal ambassadors, videos of animals exhibiting specific behaviors, and up-close animal encounters all hosted by a Zoo Educator. 

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