Zoo Volunteers meet you when you arrive at the Zoo, and lead you in groups of 15 or fewer on an informative two hour tour focussed on the topic you have chosen. There is no extra charge but tours must be booked in advance. Please note: Guided tours are not available during the month of June.
Curriculum link Science & Technology
Grade K-1 - Introduction to Animals
Grade 1 - The Characteristics & Needs of Living Thing
Grade 2 - Growth & Change in Animals
Grade 3 - Growth & Change in Plants
Grade 4 - Aquatic Habitats & Communities
Grade 4 - Rainforest Habitats & Communities
Grade 4 - African Savanna Habitats & Communities
Grade 5 - Animal Digestive Systems
Grade 6 - Biodiversity
Grade 7 - Interactions Within Ecosystems
Grade 4-8 - Endangered Species
Grade 9 - Sustainable Ecosystems
Grade 11 - Anthropology
Grade 11 - Evolution
Any tour can be adapted for ESL.
We will also arrange special hands-on tours for students with seeing disabilities or signing tours for students with hearing disabilities.