Close Encounters | Kindergarten - 2nd Grade

Description

Take a closer look! These programs provide a more in-depth learning experience for up to 30 participants. Throughout each program, participants will meet 3 animal ambassadors.

Choose a theme for your program: https://virginiazoo.org/wp-content/uploads/2023/08/Close-Encounters-K-thru-2nd-2023-2024.pdf

Cost:
$12 per student and any additional chaperones
Minimum: $350

Group Size: 30 students + 3 chaperones
To know the standards of learning for each theme, please email vazoo.reservations@norfolk.gov.

Offered At

Virginia Zoo

Our school and group programs are great for any group – not just schools! Scouts, homeschool groups, libraries, senior centers, and more can all enjoy these exciting offerings. These programs give participants a memorable, fun, and highly educational way to learn about animals and conservation.

All programs are age-appropriate and complement the Virginia Standards of Learning along with curriculum requirements in North Carolina and for private schools. Scouts can also complete certain badge requirements; ask us for more information!

We share our reservation portal with our school programs. Guests that are reserving a Behind-the-Scenes Tour, don't be alarmed when the site asks for teachers' information and school information.
Teacher = Main Tour Contact | Organization Address = Home Address
Invoice is sent out through PayPay but can be paid over the phone.

For all reservation requests, there must be a 10-day notice of the date requested.

Details

Subjects

Science, Biology, Life Sciences, Animals

Capacity

30 students, Max 3 chap., Min 1 chap.

Duration

30 min.

Activity

Field Trip

Grades

1, 2, K

Price Options

$12.00 per Person for School Group