A visit to the Zoo can be a creative and exciting learning tool for your class. Use these resources to make the most of your time at the Zoo.
Teacher Planning Pass
Print a Teacher Planning Pass and use it for free admission prior to your field trip. Plan your walking route, research animals, scout the location of restrooms, and more!
If you're thinking of adding a classroom program to a field trip or if you'd like the Zoo to come to you, the ZooSchool brochure has all of our programs and fees along with other helpful resources.
- Tails & Toes (Pre-K & K)
- Biodiversity Bingo (1st-3rd grade)
- What's That Animal? (4th-5th grade)
- Animal Observations (Middle school)
- High School
- Zoo Manners
- Zoo Education Brochure
Teacher Advisory Council
The teacher advisory council is comprised of area educators who volunteer their time to assist with zoo curriculum development and evaluation. For information contact Mike Boley, Visitor Services Coordinator at 806-381-7911 or [email protected]
We understand your need to address academic standards. All zoo programs have been designed to help meet TEKS in Science, Language Arts, Math and Social Studies. For inquiries about which TEKS objectives our programs meet email us at [email protected]
Educator E-Mail List
Want to get the “inside scoop” on zoo happenings? Subscribe to the Amarillo Zoo’s electronic email notification for educators!