Orangutan Conservation - October Print Promotion
Orangutans are in trouble. Half of Sumatra's forests have been destroyed in just 20 years. The main culprit? Palm oil plantations. Learn about Orangutans and some easy ways you and your family can make a difference to help these endangered animals.
Zoo Animal Trading Card Printable Pack - Free Download
Are you looking for a fun idea for the zoo or Busch Gardens? Check out this zoo animal trading card printable pack to make your trip more fun.
ZooLand, Part 1: Introduction and Living vs. Non-living
We will be enjoying a Zoo simulation while the boys learn their biology facts and I hope you will enjoy it along with us. In the simulation, the boys will try to save a local zoo from shutting down. The mayor and members of the city council say that the zoo is outdated, has low attendance and that the animals are poorly treated so the zoo must close. An agreement has been worked out in which the Mayor agrees to keep the zoo open for one more year if the needed improvements can be made. Your…
Science Sunday: zoo animal observations form
For our most recent trip to the zoo I created a zoo animal observations form that the kids had a blast filling out.
Food Chain Stacking Cups
animal photos via alamy snake via flickr cc: Matt Reinbold Awesome idea from Earth Mama's World: Food Chain game out of styrofoam cups! Just glue images on to your cups and write the name of the organism on the rim. Mix them up, have kids put them in order, and stack them! If you have older students, and are working with more complex wood webs, have kids stack cups in a pyramid shape, rather than nested.
FREE Printable Zoo Scavenger Hunt Pages
Well, we have made it all the way down to the end of the alphabet and are finally on Z. I've decided to bring up the tail-end of this series with Z is for