EDUCATION

Teacher Resources

Need some help with your science, art, math and geography topics? We can help!

The Brandywine Zoo offers on-site tours as well as traveling outreach programs that meet education standard K-12. We are also a great resource for Pre-K, hands-on learning through our storybook or other Pre-K programs. Visit our Discovery Tour or Traveling Zoo pages to find out more information on our programs, or to book a program with the zoo.


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Friday, February 13, 12 - 4pm
Teacher Open House
Are you considering booking a Discovery Tour or Traveling Zoo Program for your school group this spring? Then come out to our Teacher Open House to learn more about some exciting changes we've made to existing programs, as well as our NEW STEM programs! Teachers who book programs at this event will receive a 15% discount off your March or April 2015 program (some restrictions may apply)! Plus learn about our WILD Scholarships for Title 1 Schools. This event is held in our Education Building, across the street from the main entrance of the zoo.

Join the Teacher Advisory Council
Brandywine Zoo's Teacher Advisory Council provides educators with an opportunity to be involved in decisions about education at the Zoo. Teachers involved in the council will help with curriculum and program development. To join, please email Curator of Education at Jacque.Williamson@state.de.us.


Book an Education Program for your school
The Brandywine Zoo offers on-site tours as well as traveling outreach programs that meet education standard K-12. We additionally are a great resource for PreK, hands-on learning through our storybook or other PreK programs.

Visit our Discovery Tour and Traveling Zoo pages to find out more information on our programs, or to book a program with the zoo.





Check out our Short School Program Guide
This quick look at our school programs, both Tours and Traveling Zoo, gives you an idea of what types of school programs we have to offer. (Note This guide prints on 11"x17" paper)


Teacher Reference Guide
DOWNLOAD our Teacher Reference Guide for information on what you'll need to know about booking programs and how to prepare for your trip to the zoo.


Prepare for Your Trip!
DOWNLOAD our Zoo Preview to help get your students ready for their trip to the zoo! This preview goes over our rules, layout, and animals you'll see during your visit!








STEM Resources
Animal Behavior Program
DOWNLOAD our Animal Behavior Pre-visit lesson to prepare your students for their Animal Behavior lesson at the zoo. This lesson includes a pre-visit investigation of the animals your students will be assigned (by you) and observing when they come to the zoo.





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