Rainforest, Layers of Life

by  The Toledo Zoo

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Students will review a variety of questions, such as: What is a rainforest? Where are they? What do they look, feel and sound like? Why are they so important? 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

Package pricing is available


30-40 minutes

Target Audience

Education: Grade(s) Kindergarten, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12Public Library: Library Patrons

Minimum participants:


Maximum participants:

Up to 75 maximum, but for optimum interactivity we suggest less than 30 students

Primary Disciplines

Problem Solving, Sciences, STEM

Program Delivery Mode

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

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Provider's Cancellation Policy

Sites may choose 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. Programs must be cancelled 1 week in advance. Programs may be rescheduled.

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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. Definition of: RAINFOREST
2. Location of: RAINFOREST
3. Tour rainforest animal exhibits


Develop a sense of what rainforests are & where they are located.
Explore the diversity of plants and animals that live in rainforests.
Relate the importance of rainforests to the Earth as a whole.

Standards Alignment

National Standards

• NS.5-8.3 LIFE SCIENCE Understand populations and ecosystems
• NS.5-8.3 LIFE SCIENCE Understand diversity and adaptations of organisms
• SC 4.4 Understand the importance of natural resources; that the environment provides for the needs of living things
• SC 4.5 Show beginning understanding of how human activities may alter the environment