Early Years Education Sessions

Bristol Zoo brings learning to life through our unique range of education sessions. Delivered by our dynamic and highly skilled education team, we strive to offer a hands-on learning experience for all ages and abilities.

Linked to a range of curriculums and programmes of study, our sessions deliver interactive experiences using resources such as live animals, biofacts (skulls, skins, and stuffed specimens) and multimedia.

If you would like to know more or would like to book a session, please call 0117 4285 300 or email edubookings@bristolzoo.org.uk.

Sessions:


Jungle boogie (early years version of rainforest)

The group enters a rainforest clearing to the sound of the jungle in this special habitat. This highly interactive session also includes movement and song. The subjects we cover include:

Subjects covered:

  • Features of rainforests, including weather
  • How animals are suited to their rainforest environment

Minibeasts and me

We look closely at minibeast bodies and investigate whether minibeasts are as different to us as they look. The subjects we cover include:

  • How humans are animals too
  • The differences and similarities between minibeasts and us
  • How minibeasts eat, grow, reproduce, move and use senses

African experience - (Easter to October half-term)

The group goes on safari to the African savannah and enters a camouflaged tent through which they hear the calls of the animals outside. The subjects we cover include:

Subjects covered:

  • Features of the African savannah environment, including weather
  • How animals are suited to a savannah environment

 

Download a PDF of our EYFS education sessions here.



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To find out more, please call 0117 4285 300 or email edubookings@bristolzoo.org.uk.

Now’s your last chance to visit before the Zoo’s last day 03.09.22

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Now’s your last chance to visit before the Zoo’s last day 03.09.22