Field Trip Activities

Provide your students and chaperones with the following helpful guides, developed by the Zoo's education specialists.

These guides offer students a template for discussing and recording their observations throughout their visit, and empower your chaperones with tips on how to guide students as they explore.

Zoo Preview!

Give your students a Zoo Preview to get them ready for their zoo adventure! Students will enjoy this sneak peek at Zoo animals.

Browse our animal fact sheets.


Try out our chaperone-led Field Trip Investigation activities for Kindergarten through 5th grade. These guides were developed to help chaperones encourage their students to practice observation skills as they venture throughout the Zoo.

1st & 2nd Grades
3rd & 4th Grades
5th Grade

Classrooms Connection suggestions are also included to help teachers prepare students for their Zoo field trip.