Age Suitability: All
Availability: Edinburgh Zoo
Lesson Duration: 50 minutes
Maximum Class Size: 33
- Pupils have the opportunity to get up close to zoo animals and handle them.
- Not all animals are dangerous and humans must be respectful to ensure their wellbeing.
- Animals are a highly diverse group or organisms, with different physical, behavioural or physiological features that we can use to identify them.
Curriculum for Excellence Experiences and Outcomes:
SCN 1-01a “I can distinguish between living & non-living things & sort living into groups”
SCN 2-01a “Identify & classify living things & appreciate diversity”
SCN 0-12a “I can identify my senses and use them to explore the world around me”
Can be adapted to topic of study when requested (e.g. Evolution/Adaptations, Reproduction, Animal Husbandry, etc.)