Education

ZooConnect

Grades 6-8
Monthly Zoo Class Explore Topics

JANUARY-MAY

Decoding Biodiversity: Saving Endangered Species

Learn about biodiversity and endangered species from conservation scientists and zookeepers. Discover how endangered species are classified and how you can help them from the comfort of your own home. Finally, meet an endangered animal from Wisconsin, Sheldon the ornate box turtle!

BearEthology 101

Enter the fascinating world of animal behavior to learn the techniques we use to observe our animals and how this process relates to their health and wellbeing. Become a behavioral scientist by studying animals from the Zoo right from where you are at home!

How to Register

We are fully booked for the remainder of the 2020-2021 school year. Information regarding the 2021-2022 school year will be forthcoming. Thank you for your ongoing support! Interested in seeing a Kohl’s Wild Theater performance instead? Kohl’s Wild Theater is still taking spring 2021 performance bookings. More information can be found here.