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Who's Who in the Zoo

from Greenville Zoo

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How do we give a
venomous snake medicine? How do we get a giraffe to move from one place to
another? Through the “Who’s Who in the Zoo” your students will learn cool facts
and behind the science information concerning the care for our animals.

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About This Program

Cost

By Request: $100.00


Any audience that books five programs at the same time can book a sixth for free (buy five get one free).

A purchase order or full payment is expected to be received three weeks after the program.

Length

30-45 minutes


Target Audience

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

Minimum participants:

5

Maximum participants:

30


Primary Disciplines

Sciences


Program Delivery Mode

Videoconference – Webcam/desktop (Zoom, Skype, iChat, Vidyo, Movi/Jabber, Blue Jeans, etc...)
Zoom
WebEx



Booking Information

Our availability includes: Year round Monday - Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. If you would like a program outside of this time, please feel free to ask and we will see what we can do for you! Please reserve 3 weeks in advance when possible

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

Provider's Cancellation Policy

CANCELLATION POLICY: In the event that a program must be canceled due to weather, technical issues, or other circumstances beyond the control of the Zoo or program recipient, the program may be rescheduled at a later date agreeable to both parties for no additional charge (dependent of availability). If cancellation occurs for any other reason than listed above, a cancellation fee will apply.

RESCHEDULING POLICY: In the event that a program needs to be rescheduled for any reason other than those listed above, then the Zoo must be notified at least three weeks before the date of the program. We do not reschedule inside the three weeks of the scheduled program date. A rescheduling fee will apply.

REFUND POLICY: Once registration is confirmed, the Greenville Zoo adheres to a no-refund, no-credit policy. If a program is canceled at any time for any reason other than those listed above, no refund or credit will be given. Substitution of another group of participants of the same age is permitted with prior notification given at least three weeks before the date of the program.

About This Provider

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Greenville Zoo

Greenville, SC
United States

The Greenville Zoo is a 14-acre facility featuring hundreds of wildlife from all over the world including giraffe, monkeys, giant tortoises and leopards. Join us on a wildlife adventure through the zoo’s beautifully landscaped acres filled with up close and personal views of its residents! Through engaging programs, educational events and animal exhibits, the Greenville Zoo provides a wonderfully wild experience for the entire family that will keep you coming back all year long!

Contact:
Kyra Thurow
kthurow@greenvillesc.gov
8644674850

Program Details

Format

1. Explore the types of food animals eat at the zoo
2. Interactive training exercise
3. Medication demonstration
4. Discussion about enrichment practices
5. Live animals and biofacts presented throughout the program

Objectives

1. Students will learn that the animals at the zoo are wild, and not considered pets
2. Students will learn the purpose of zoos and aquariums, enrichment, veterinary practices, and animal training
3. Students will learn how we provide for the animals at the zoo utilizing several different techniques

Standards Alignment

National Standards

NS.K-4.3: Life Science: The characteristics of organisms
NS.5-8.3: Life Science: Diversity and adaptations of organisms
NS.9-12.3: Behavior of organisms

State Standards

NGSS:
K-ESS3-3: Earth and Human Activity

ISTE 1: Empowered Learner
ISTE 7: Global Collaborator
ISTE 6: Creative Communicator