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Teacher Workshops

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

Workshops for Teachers

Schoolyard Wildlife and Ecology

Schoolyard Wildlife Activity Guide 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 12, 2020 

Time:  8:00 a.m.-12:00 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.

Call: 407.323.4450 ext. 123

Email: education@centralfloridazoo.org

Flying WILD

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:  October 3, 2020

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.

 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.

Growing Up WILD is a multi-award winning curriculum having received the 2009 Family Choice Award and the 2011 Renewable Natural Resource Foundation Excellence in Journalism Award.

Date:  November 14, 2020

Time:  9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Cost: $12.00 per person

Registration is required. Zoo admission included. 

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.

 Call: 407.323.4450 ext. 123

Email: education@centralfloridazoo.org

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