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First Class . . . Zoo!

First Grade

First graders can experience a Zoo adventure designed just for them!

Program Description

Meet live animals up close and make observations about animal parents and their babies. Explore animal diversity and learn how we use our five senses while meeting animals that depend on their senses for survival. Experience the Zoo up close as students go on tour to learn how animals and plants use their amazing adaptations!

Florida State Standards

Big Idea 14:  Organization and Development of Living
SC.1.L.14.1, SC.1.L.14.2, SC.1.L.14.3

Big Idea 16:  Heredity and Reproduction

Big Idea 17:  Interdependence

Strand:  Geography Standard 1:  The World in Spatial Term
SS.1.F.1.4, SS.1.G.1.5, SS.1.G.1.6

Program Details

Time:  10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Dates:  Monday – Friday

Ages: 1st Grade

Group Size – Min. 15 students / Max. 75 per day

*Please plan to schedule more than one date if you have more than 100 students.

Students: $13.00 each

Teachers: Free

One Chaperone per 10 students required: Free

Up to five additional chaperones at $16.60 per person.

Seminole County Public School Discount Rate:

Students: $9.75 each

Teachers: Free

One chaperone per eight students required: Free

Up to five additional chaperones maximum: $16.60 each


Reservations Required Two Weeks in Advance 


Call: 407-323-4450 ext. 123

Email: education@centralfloridazoo.org

Cancellations:  We require a minimum of 24 hours notice to cancel a program. Groups that cancel within 24 hours will be charged a $25.00 cancellation fee.

Education Programs Resource Guide 2019-2020


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