Classroom Programs
All of our offsite school programs meet California State Science Frameworks!

ZooMobile - Live Animal Presentation
Let us bring live animals to your pre-K through 12th grade classroom with the Sacramento Zoo’s ZooMobile! We can visit schools within 50 miles of the Zoo, or no more than 1 hour’s drive. Your classroom must be at a school, community center or library; we cannot take the ZooMobile to a private home.

View ZooMobile descriptions here and search for available dates!

Scholarships
Thanks to grants received from the River Cats Foundation and the Yocha Dehe Community Fund we are able to offer a limited number of ZooMobile scholarships. Visit the scholarship page for more information.

Sponsor a ZooMobile!
Help us bring live animals to a school or classroom. You, your company or your organization can purchase a ZooMobile for economically disadvantaged schools, or any school of your choice.

We can visit schools within 50 miles of the Zoo, or no more than 1 hour’s drive. We will do up to three programs per day, in the same presentation room. Your classroom must be at a school, community center or library; we cannot take the ZooMobile to a private home. 

Please call (916) 808-5889 to sponsor a ZooMobile

ZooMobile for a Classroom, Docent showing a tortoise ZooMobile for a Classroom, Staff showing a lizard

Docent Outreach Program - Video Presentation
In this 40-45 minute program, Sacramento Zoo docents narrate an action-packed video illustrating our zoo animals’ adaptations to different habitats. The video is followed by a felt animal habitat activity and more.

  • Available Tuesday through Friday. Not available between Mother's Day and Father's Day 
  • Kindergarten - 4th Grade 
  • 40 students maximum per program. We will do up to three programs per day for a maximum of 120 students. Each program must take place in the same presentation room 
  • Only $10.00 per program

Register for a Docent Outreach Program here!

 

Docent Outreach for a Classroom, answering questions Docent Outreach for a Classroom, showing a map

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