Rainforests: Reception to Year 3

This program includes an introductory 45 minute session related to themes in Biological sciences in the Australian Curriculum and the Cross-curriculum priority, Asia and Australia’s engagement with Asia and sustainability.

Themes explored during the 45 minute session include South-East Asian and Australian rainforest habitats, their physical features and animals that live there such as Orangutans, Sumatran Tigers and Sun Bears.

Further information

Teachers can access PDF learning resources from the Zoos SA website that provide information for a self-guided inquiry about South-East Asian rainforests linked to the Australian Curriculum.

Adelaide Zoo

Term 1-4

Adelaide Zoo Education Centre

To be negotiated on booking. Bookings must be made at least one week in advance.

Level: F, 1, 2, 3
Area: HASS - Geography, Science

Type: Program
Cost: $35 per class for the introductory session. Entry fee $10 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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