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



Subjects covered:

  • Distribution and features of the rainforest biome
  • Rainforest species and their distribution within the rainforest
  • Adaptations of rainforest species
  • Human use of rainforests, conservation and easy ways to help

Climate change and wildlife

Subjects covered:

  • How climate change has changed from the ice age to present day
  • The impact of greenhouse gases
  • How animals and their habitats are affected by climate change
  • Efforts to combat climate change


Subjects covered:

  • Environmental factors in habitats and how they influence adaptation
  • Adaptations to daily and seasonal change
  • Adaptations to avoid predation and find food

Download a PDF of our KS3 education sessions here.

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