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Animal Trackers

Fourth Grade

Fourth graders will travel behind the scenes and out into the Zoo on an exciting journey into the processes of life!

Program Description

ZooLab is where they will meet live animals up close as they study how energy from the sun is transferred along the food chain and how animal behaviors are shaped by heredity and learning and how energy travels the food chain. They will interact with our giant Earthball to discover how the Earth, Moon, and Sun revolve and the importance of our planet’s resources. From giraffes to rhinos, bears to cheetahs, students will go in search of biomes found around the world and the animals that live there.

Florida State Standards

Big Idea 5:  Earth in Space and Time
SC.4.E.5.2; SC.4.E.5.3; SC.4.E.5.4

Big Idea 6:  Earth Structures

Big Idea 16:  Heredity and Reproduction
SC.4.L.16.1; SC.4.L.17.2; SC.4.L.17.3; SC.4.L.17.4

Big Idea 17:  Interdependence
SC.4.G.1.1; SS.4.G.1.2; SS.4.G.1.3; SS.4.G.1.4

Strand:  Writing Applications Standard 2; Informative

Strand:  Communication Standard 1: Penmanship


Program Details

Time:  10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Dates:  Monday – Friday

Ages: 4th Grade

Group Size Per Day – Min. 15 students, 1 adult / Max. 75, 13 adults per day

*Please plan to schedule more than one date if you have more than 75 students.


Students: $16.00 each

One Chaperone per 10 students required: Free

Additional chaperones at $19.00 per person.


Seminole County Public School Discount Rate:

Students: $12.00 each

One chaperone per 10 students required: Free

Additional chaperones at $19.00 per person


Reservations Required Two Weeks in Advance 


Call: 407-323-4450 ext. 123

Email: education@centralfloridazoo.org

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