Reception and Foundation

Reception & Foundation Education Zoo Visits

Reception and Foundation Education Sessions
If you're looking for a fun and educational school trip for your pupils, look no further! Our zoo is home to a whole range of animals including penguins, meerkats, zebra, wolves and 4 species of big cat - Guaranteed to encourage your pupils to get involved and learn.

*Please note that unfortunately we no longer using live animals in our education sessions.

What will be included in your school trip to the zoo?

We aim to deliver interactive educational experiences using resources such as bio-facts and multimedia all linking to the National Curriculum.

We offer fun presentations for preschool children aged between 2-4 years. We recommend no more than 30 student per group but are happy to discuss options.

Our two preschool workshop options aim to engage the senses and encourage creative learning. Let’s give your little ones the opportunity to see, smell, hear and feel the natural world around them!

Education sessions can be booked at £30 per 25-minute session.

Fur, Feathers and Scales

Ever wondered what makes a mammal a mammal? Or a bird a bird? Struggling to know the difference between a reptile and an amphibian? Students will come up close and personal with a number of artefacts, such as skins and furs, to show the difference between vertebrates such as mammals, fish, birds, reptiles and amphibians in this interactive and engaging session.

Fur, Feathers and Scales meets the following areas of the National Curriculum:

• Identify and name common animals (i.e. birds, mammals)

• Describe and compare animal body structures (i.e. fish, bird)

Completed booking forms should be e-mailed to A member of the Paradise Wildlife Park
team will be in touch to confirm your booking.

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