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  • Paragraph and essay writing assignment for middle school, junior high and high school students. Satisfy your curiosity and write your own ideas about an assigned topic. The term “exotic species” can be clearly understood as you bring the concept into focus with your communicated meaning. One of many focused and fun creative writing offerings available in the Zoo Theme Unit.
  • Paragraph and essay writing assignment for middle school, junior high and high school students. Writing and following directions are important skills to have when putting something together, repeating an experiment, or learning new techniques. This activity helps students describe an animal behavior that helps it survive. One of many focused and fun creative writing offerings available in the Zoo Theme Unit.
  • Fictional short story about a student science engineering project carried out at a zoo exhibit. Help students value planning and consider potential outcomes and consequences. Middle/High school level.
  • In this paragraph and essay writing activity you will satisfy your curiosity about animal exhibit safety. Create a report that helps others understand what you have learned using a variety of resources. One of many focused and fun creative writing offerings available in the Zoo Theme Unit. See PowerPoint "A Visit to the Zoo".
  • Paragraph and essay writing assignment for middle school, junior high and high school students. Satisfy your curiosity and write your own ideas about an assigned topic. This activity helps students communicate their ideas, observations and opinions regarding animal behavior at the zoo. One of many focused and fun creative writing offerings available in the Zoo Theme Unit.
  • Paragraph and essay writing assignment for middle school, junior high and high school students. A venture report provides details about a business, entrepreneur or team. Help the reader learn something new about the business or industry as you describe the relationship between zoo facilities and the community. One of many focused and fun creative writing offerings available in the Zoo Theme Unit.
  • Paragraph and essay writing assignment for middle school, junior high and high school students. A venture report provides details about a business, entrepreneur or team. Help the reader learn something new about the business or industry as you describe the relationship between zoo facilities and their suppliers. One of many focused and fun creative writing offerings available in the Zoo Theme Unit.
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  • From "bear" to "zoo". Vocabulary list and word search. Primary.
  • From "Boston" to "zoo". Goes with "The Trumpet of the Swan" by E.B. White.
  • From "alligator" to "zoo train." These vocabulary building word strips with pictures are great for word walls, sentence strips, spelling and vocabulary practice.
  • Perfect picture map to teach map skills. Great for transparencies.
  • Enhances comprehension and vocabulary skills for the book about a field trip to the zoo, by Grace Maccarone.
  • Introduce the children to a community helper and the way that person helps the community. Sort a variety of pictures to match each occupation. (Use alone or with other Community Helpers in this series)
  • Picture story about going to the zoo, with activities. Phrases illustrées au sujet d'une visite au zoo, avec activités.
  • A 1 page reading comprehension selection, "Monkeying Around" is a realistic fiction selection. It is followed by 4 multiple choice questions and 4 questions requiring short written responses.
  • A 1 page reading comprehension text, "The Big Snake" is realistic fiction. It is followed by 4 multiple choice questions and 4 questions requiring short written responses.
  • Use this sheet to check which zoo animals have been called.
  • Set of five bingo cards for zoo animals.
  • The map shows the route Tom and Sue walked through the zoo. Use the map to find the order of events in which they saw the animals.
  • Use these name tags with a cute zoo graphic for field trips, theme folders, or files.
  • "The __ was hidden underwater." Complete the sentences using the words to match the pictures.
  • "I see the [elephant]." Page 1: Read the sentence. Match the picture to the word. Write the word. Page 2: Copy the sentence.
  • Photograph with questions to prompt speech and fluency.
  • Teacher Notes for A Trip to the Aquarium PowerPoint presentation. High level background information is provided to help teachers answer student questions about the Earth, climate, seasons, animals, etc. Also aids in field trip preparation and safety.
  • This form provides leading questions about a ecosystems and animal species survival to help the student gather ideas and background information for future paragraph and essay writing assignments. One of many focused and fun creative writing offerings available in the Zoo Theme Unit. See PowerPoint "A Visit to the Zoo".
  • Paragraph and essay writing assignment for middle school, junior high and high school students. This activity helps students compare, contrast animal species found at the zoo. One of many focused and fun creative writing offerings available in the Zoo Theme Unit. ELA Standards RI7 RI8 RI9

  • Paragraph and essay writing assignment for middle school, junior high and high school students. Satisfy your curiosity and write your own ideas about an assigned topic. This activity asks students to consider a zoo safety issue and offer a solution. One of many focused and fun creative writing offerings available in the Zoo Theme Unit.
  • Six pages of facts about zoo animals, illustrated with color photos.
  • Students practice reading basic graphs with this zoo-themed worksheet.
  • Pictures of an animal (monkey, bears, elephants, snails, koalas, tigers, turtles...) on each number. Featuring cards for special days (birthday, half day, etc.)
  • Paragraph and essay writing assignment for middle school, junior high and high school students. Creating a 30 second advertisement script is a fun marketing assignment. It also develops an understanding of the relationships between zoo facilities and their suppliers. One of many focused and fun creative writing offerings available in the Zoo Theme Unit.
  • "I like the zoo." A big picture to color over a very short reading comprehension about the zoo.
  • Good practice for giving directions, reading grid maps, and understanding legends.
  • Pictures of an animal (monkey, bears, elephants, snails, koalas, tigers, turtles...) on each number.
  • A colorful and informative PowerPoint with audio. This presentation if full of facts about the zoo. Suitable for all ages. Contains 47 colorful slides.
  • Mom takes the kids to the zoo for a great day. A nice story with skill-building "sequencing" questions.
  • Zoo - themed interactive where students interpret graphs, spell and match animal vocabulary, follow map instructions and more! Multi-age.

  • "All About Me" This fun 15 question game ("Find someone who has been to the zoo this year" etc) is a great getting-to-know-you game-- even for people who think they know each other!