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Consider booking one of these related programs to provide your students with a unique experience that deepens their learning at the zoo and/or in the
classroom. Advance registration is required of all programs.

Denver Zoo Field Trip
Education Programs at Denver Zoo

Unit-aligned programs that immerse your students in the animals, ecosystems and culture of Toyota Elephant Passage, during your field trip at Denver Zoo.

 "Animal Connections" Zoo Ed-venture Trek

Take the learning from the classroom to the field, as zoo educators lead your students on an educational journey through Toyota Elephant Passage! Zoo Ed-venture Treks are immersive programs aligned with Colorado Academic Standards that take place entirely in Toyota Elephant Passage, with opportunities for observation, inquiry and discovery.

In this Zoo Ed-Venture Trek: Discover how people connect with animals, here and across the world in Southeast Asia. This program has been intentionally created to support the kindergarten Creature Connections and 1st grade Appreciating Animals Field Trip Discovery Units.

Who: Up to 30 participants
When: Available Mon-Fri, 10 a.m., 11 a.m., noon (max of three classes per day)
Cost: $7/student; Smaller groups will be charged for a minimum of 15 students
Register: Register Online
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Denver Zoo Outreach

Important Things to Know for All Extension Learning Opportunities:

  • Please register at least two weeks in advance for Zoo Ed-venture Treks or classes and three weeks in advance for Guided Tours (requested dates are guaranteed only upon confirmation by Denver Zoo).
  • Bilingual programs may be available upon request.
  • Scholarships are available through Denver Zoo's Red Apple Fund.
  • For Outreach Programs, travel fees apply outside of SCFD, and layover fees apply to breaks exceeding 60 minutes between programs.

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