4th-5th Grade

4th-5th Grade Programs

Animal Programs

Length: 30-45 minutes
Cost: $50 per group of up to 30 people, plus admission
Maximum: 30 students per program
Minnesota & Wisconsin State Science Standards

Animal programs are engaging, hands-on presentations that feature three live ambassador animals. Choose one of the topics below that best fits your learning.

  • Animals of North America – Connect with local wildlife and their cousins while learning how they adapt to our changing seasons.
  • Animal Heroes – Animals need our help! Do you have what it takes to be an animal hero? Students will learn about the impact people have on the survival of animal species and how they can help.
  • Zoo Jobs – Learn what it’s like to work at a zoo! Meet live animals as you explore the careers of zookeeper, animal trainer, educator and veterinarian.

Guided Zoo Tour

Length: 90 minutes
Cost: $65 plus admission
Maximum: 30 people per day (students will be divided into two groups)

Embark on a tour of the zoo with an experienced guide and learn the unique stories of our animals. Tour does not include African lions, bald eagles or Australia Building.

Behind-the-Scenes Program

Length: 90 minutes
Cost: $80 plus admission
Maximum: 30 people per day (students will be divided into two groups)

Animal Care – Students will learn how zookeepers care for the animals and what it takes to keep them healthy. Activities include peeking behind the scenes, preparing diets and meeting animals up close!

Reservations


For more information, please contact:

Augusta Grumdahl
agrumdahl@lszoo.org
(218) 730-4500 ext. 205