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Next Generation Science Standards are coded at the end of each program description:

  • PS - Physical Science
  • LS - Life Science
  • ES - Earth Science
  • ESS - Earth and Space Science
  • ETS-Engineering, Technology, and Applications of Science

Animal Adaptations Lab – FREE PROGRAM

At-Zoo cost per program : FREE (does not include Zoo admission or parking)
Program dates : Oct. 1-Dec. 19 and March 4-May 24
Program length : 75 minutes
Who can attend : Up to 30 children in grade 3-7. Minimum of 1 adult per 10 children, maximum of 10 adults, which includes the teacher. Children not in 3rd-7th grade will not be allowed in the classroom.
Cancellations : The Zoological Society reserves the right to cancel a program due to unforeseen circumstances such as weather conditions or animal or personnel issues. In the event of a cancellation, we will make every effort to reschedule.

Examine teeth, antlers, quills and animal skeletons in this hands-on study of animal adaptations. Using a variety of touchable biofacts, take a closer look at how different animals survive. Play a computer game to learn about the many unique adaptations animals have. (LS) How to Register

Animal Adaptations Lab