Amazing Animal Body Systems: Year 8 Science

In the Amazing animal body systems 45 minute learning experience, comparisons are made between human body systems with other mammals, reptiles and birds, focused on the animal collections at Adelaide and Monarto Zoos. Students meet a friendly Australian animal in a unique Zoo education classroom. Targeted to Year 8 Science in the Australian Curriculum.

Further information

Teachers can access PDF worksheet materials from the Zoos SA website that provide information for a self-guided inquiry about animal adaptations to complement the introductory session.

Adelaide Zoo

Monarto Zoo
Term 1-4

Adelaide Zoo Education Centre

Sessions are 10:15am, 11:15am or 12:15pm

Level: 8, 9
Area: Science

Type: Program
Cost: Program $2.00 per student. Plus entry fee $12 per student, $8 equity
Participants: Maximum of 33 students
Duration: 45 minute introductory session

School bookings

ALL school visits must be booked in advance.

To book a visit please contact Adelaide Zoo.

Organising your visit

To receive the entry price discount for education groups you must book at least one week before your visit.

Map of the Zoo

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