Animal Features: Reception to Year 3

The Animal features: Junior wildlife session is a 45 minute learning experience related to themes in Biological sciences in the Australian Curriculum and the Cross-curriculum priority, sustainability. Themes explored during the session include animal survival features in relation to their environment and each other. They explore concepts of animal growth and development while meeting a friendly Australian mammal or reptile in a safe learning environment.

Further information

Teachers can access PDF learning resources from the Zoos SA website that provide information for a self-facilitated inquiry about Australian animals or habitat linked to the Australian Curriculum.

Adelaide Zoo

Term 1-4

Adelaide Zoo Education Centre

Booking must be made at least one week in advance.

Level: F, 1, 2, 3
Area: Science

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

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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