bronx zoo field trips
Scavenger Hunts give you an exciting way to go on a self-guided science adventure of the Bronx Zoo. You will receive a digital scavenger hunt activity sheet that you can print, along with a Padlet link that you can use during your class's exploration of the zoo.
K - 8TH GRADE
Ever wanted to be a keeper or a field scientist? In this self-guided scavenger hunt your group will explore the park, and along the way, try out some of the skills scientists and zoo keepers use. Wild Science is designed for groups of all ages to work together to complete this fun scavenger hunt.
Keeper Dani from the Sunrise Zoo is designing a new exhibit for hippopotamuses and has come to the Bronx Zoo for inspiration. Your group will visit different animal exhibits to learn what components to include and gather other information that will help Dani. This self-guided scavenger hunt is designed for elementary students to explore exhibits together.
There are many components that need to be included in a new animal exhibit. On this scavenger hunt, your group will imagine they are building an exhibit for a hippopotamus with Keeper Dani from the Sunrise Zoo. Your group will visit different exhibits to find examples that meet the needs of the animals, the keepers, and zoo visitors. This self-guided scavenger hunt is designed for middle and high school students to explore exhibits together.
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