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Teacher Workshops

Teachers are invited to expand their knowledge of wildlife and ecosystems.

Workshops for Teachers

Schoolyard Wildlife Activities & Ecology

Schoolyard Wildlife Activity offers high-quality, Florida-specific natural history, and ecology lessons, and natural science explorations. The Activity Guide contains 35 field-tested activities with blackline masters, focusing on wildlife education and ecology on your own school grounds.

Date:  September 25, 2021

Time: 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

Cost:  $12.00 per person

Safety Measures

  • All unvaccinated participants will be required to wear face coverings that cover the nose and mouth.
  • Social distancing measures will be in place during all activities.
  • Groups will be kept apart to keep interactions with others at a minimum.
  • Participants will have access to handwashing areas and hand sanitizer will be available in activity spaces.

Registration Required. Zoo admission is included.

For more information or questions

Call: 407.323.4450 ext. 123

Email: education@centralfloridazoo.org


Growing Up Wild

Growing Up WILD is an early childhood education curriculum that builds on children’s sense of wonder about nature and invites them to explore wildlife and the world around them. Through a wide range of activities and experiences, Growing Up WILD provides an early foundation for developing positive impressions about the natural world and lifelong social and academic skills.

Date:  November 13, 2021

Time: 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

Cost:  $12.00 per person

Safety Measures

  • All unvaccinated participants will be required to wear face coverings that cover the nose and mouth.
  • Social distancing measures will be in place during all activities.
  • Groups will be kept apart to keep interactions with others at a minimum.
  • Participants will have access to handwashing areas and hand sanitizer will be available in activity spaces.

Registration Required. Zoo admission is included.

For more information or questions

Call: 407.323.4450 ext. 123

Email: education@centralfloridazoo.org


Project WILD is an interdisciplinary conservation and environmental education program that focuses on wildlife and habitat. The goal of Project WILD is to develop awareness, knowledge, skills, and commitment resulting in informed decisions, responsible behavior, and constructive actions concerning wildlife and the environment.

 

Water in all its forms is one of the most dramatic of today’s arenas in which informed, responsible, and constructive actions are needed. Aquatic WILD uses the simple, successful format of Project WILD activities and professional training workshops but with an emphasis on aquatic wildlife and aquatic ecology.

 

Date: TBD

Time:  9:00 a.m.- 4:00 p.m.

Cost:  $12.00 per person  

 

Safety Measures

  • All participants will be required to wear face coverings that cover the nose and mouth.
  • Social distancing measures will be in place during all activities.
  • Groups will be kept apart to keep interactions with others at a minimum.
  • Participants will have access to handwashing areas and hand sanitizer will be available in activity spaces.

 

Registration required. Zoo admission included.

For more information or questions

Call: 407.323.4450 ext. 123

Email: education@centralfloridazoo.org


Through activities involving language arts, social science and math experiences, coupled with community outreach and service-learning applications, Flying WILD offers a whole-school approach to environmental education using birds as the focus. Targeted for the middle-school audience, though widely adaptable, Flying WILD offers practical hands-on classroom and outdoor field investigation experiences connecting real-world experiences in bird biology, conservation, and natural history.

 

Date:  TBD

Time:  9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Cost:  $12.00 per person 

 

Safety Measures

  • All participants will be required to wear face coverings that cover the nose and mouth.
  • Social distancing measures will be in place during all activities.
  • Groups will be kept apart to keep interactions with others at a minimum.
  • Participants will have access to handwashing areas and hand sanitizer will be available in activity spaces.

 

Registration Required. Zoo admission included.

For more information or questions

 Call: 407.323.4450 ext. 123

Email: education@centralfloridazoo.org

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