Programs at the Zoo
Looking for a educational experience for your students at the Zoo? These programs have differing themes depending on group size.
Home school groups can participate in any of our school programs such as EDventures at the Zoo, Zoo to You, Zoo Classroom, and through our Homeschool Day Events hosted 4 times a school year!
Register for an exciting program to learn about Zoo jobs, offered to high school and college age students.
If you are interested in booking a school program, please click the link below.
Virtual & Distance Learning Programs
We are bringing many of our education programs right into your classroom.
A live Facebook series with fun, educational presentations about animals and nature on the 3rd Wednesday of every month at 10 A.M. EST.
If you are interested in booking a virtual program, please click the link below.
Bring the Zoo to You (Programs at Your School)
We offer developmentally-appropriate programs for preschool classrooms, which include meeting an Animal Ambassador, listening to a story, and looking at various animal artifacts.
Educational Programs for classrooms or assemblies that are brought to your location within 100-mile radius of the Zoo.
Video Resources for Teachers
Bite size video series with activities! Join Rob Nelson from Untamed Science as he learns more about the North Carolina Zoo.
Looking for fun new activities for your family? Our Wild About Nature gives you the tools to make nature play.
Come explore the scientific world with us. We will present a new science experiment you can try at home. We will have lots of fun and you may even learn something.
Other Resources for Teachers
Our developmentally appropriate educator resources provide lesson plans and activities for all ages and ability levels while meeting curriculum standards.
School Field Trip Information