Field Trips: Zoo Challenge
Engage, explore, explain! Enhance your field trip to the Zoo by signing-up for a Zoo Challenge program led by Zoo Atlanta Educators. Support your classroom curriculum for Pre-K to 12th grade students with real-world explorations that connect students to issues affecting wildlife and wild places.
Students will learn about animals, wildlife conservation, and research at Zoo Atlanta as we integrate the Georgia Standards of Excellence Science Standards and STEM through activities, animal ambassador encounters, and Zoo exploration. From biodiversity to basic needs, we have a program that best fits your curriculum, your students, and your context!
Take a trip to the Zoo without getting on a bus! Check out our Virtual Zoo Challenge program, where students will take a live virtual tour of Zoo Atlanta hosted by a Zoo Educator.
Come explore your senses and connect to the ways animals meet their basic needs using sight, sound, taste,...
Engage and explore your sense of touch as students discover the different textures found in nature while learning how animals...
Examine the lifecycle of pollinators and discuss the important role they play in the food chain. Search for pollinators...
Explore how plants and animals capture and utilize the sun’s energy within an ecosystem. ...
5th - 6th grade
Explore the five vertebrate classes to understand how scientists classify living things.
Explore species to investigate the diversity of living organisms and the ways they can be compared scientifically....
Discover different forces and simple machines that animals use in their daily life to survive. ...
Discover and discuss species biodiversity as it relates to interdependent relationships for species’ survival. ...