Threatened Species: Years 4 to 7

A 45 minute learning experience a Zoo educator about threatened species with a focus on Australian and South-East Asian animals at Adelaide Zoo.

This session relates to themes in Biological sciences in the Australian Curriculum, the Cross-curriculum priorities and General capabilities. Themes explored during the session include why animals are threatened including habitat loss, irresponsible tourism, waste management and introduced/feral species.

Students explore concepts of endangered, threatened and vulnerable species in a learning environment surrounded by animal biofacts. Students will investigate what actions can be taken to address issues related to threatened species with a focus on Australian and South-East Asian animals and habitats.

Further information

Adelaide Zoo

Term 1-4

Adelaide Zoo Education Centre

Bookings must be made at least one week in advance.

Level: 4, 5, 6, 7
Area: HASS - Geography, Science

Type: Program
Cost: Program fee: $2.50 per student. Plus entry fee $12.50 per student, $9.50 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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