Animal Coverings

by  The Toledo Zoo

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Live animals on exhibit and up close will be used to teach the basic differences among the five classes of vertebrates: fish, birds, mammals, reptiles and amphibians. All Toledo Zoo Programs include a live tour of an animal exhibit with a knowledgeable guide and time for interaction with participants.

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About This Program


Multipoint: $55.00
Point to Point: $55.00

If multiple programs are requested, packages are available, please call for pricing info.


30-40 minutes

Target Audience

Education: Grade(s) Pre-K Students, Kindergarten, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5Public Library: Library Patrons

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Primary Disciplines

Sciences, STEM

Program Delivery Mode

Videoconference – Webcam/desktop (Zoom, Google Meet, Cisco WebEx, GoToMeeting, Microsoft Teams, etc...)
Google Hang Out

Booking Information

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Receive this program and 9 more for one low price when you purchase the CILC Virtual Expeditions package. Learn more

For more information contact CILC at (507) 388-3672

Provider's Cancellation Policy

Sites may connect to The Toledo Zoo in a TEST call prior to the scheduled program. If no TEST call was made, the full fee will be charged to sites that cannot connect at program time. Cancellations must be made at least a week prior to the program time. Programs may be rescheduled at any time.

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The Toledo Zoo

Toledo, OH
United States

Take a tour of exhibits at the Toledo Zoo to meet live animals in one of our interactive virtual programs! All programs include views of animal exhibits and up close animals as well as plenty of time for questions and answers with your knowledgeable zoo guides.

Alexandra Burris

Program Details


1. Types of coverings will be introduced.
2. Students will meet 3-5 different animals
3. Live animals and animal biofacts will reinforce the information discussed.


Distinguish between living & non-living things
Distinguish between plants and animals
Distinguish between vertebrates and invertebrates
Name the 5 groups of vertebrates

Standards Alignment

National Standards

• NS.K-4.3 LIFE SCIENCE Understand that plants and animals are classified according to their characteristics: body coverings; body structure, etc.
• SC 2.1 Recognize the difference between living and nonliving things
• SC 2.4 Notice similarities, differences, and categories of plants and animals