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Free Programming for Title 1 schools!

Free Programming for Title 1 schools! Thanks to generous donations from community partners, the Sacramento Zoo is proud to offer a few different options for free student programs. Read below to learn more about the science-based programs and register your class today!

Only available through May 2022


Zoo to You Virtual Programs

Looking for a virtual, interactive experience that will bring the zoo straight to your home or classroom? This versatile Zoom program can be tailored to any age group, event, and interest level. Learn from our zoo educators and animal ambassadors in this individualized, private program. Choose from the topics below or customize the length and theme to fit your group’s needs!

Program Length: 
15-minute live program. Option to extend the program length in 15-minute increments up to 45-minutes with additional animal ambassadors.

One to two animal ambassadors in our basic Zoom program. Additional animal ambassadors and/or an exhibit enrichment will be incorporated if consecutive programs are booked.

An easy-to-follow packet* with activities to engage your group before and after your virtual encounter.

*Classroom packets are grade-specific and meet NGSS and ELA standards. They are also Google Classroom compatible!

Choose from one of the following three-set topics or contact the education staff to create your own!

  • Birds of Prey – Hawks, owls, eagles, oh my! Meet one of our winged hunters to learn more about how birds of prey rule the skies.
  • Reptiles – They might not be warm and fuzzy, but these cold-blooded creatures are sure to warm your heart!
  • Habitats – All animals have a home, each unique in their own way. Learn how animals can live and thrive all around the world.

Times Offered: 
11 am, 1 pm, 1:30 pm, 2 pm
(Other times available by special order and at an additional cost – must be during zoo hours)

Zoo to You programs start at just $75
$5 discount on one program for zoo members
Members must be logged in to receive discount.

more zoo to you information and registration

Are you looking for a new way to engage your staff or clients?
Consider a virtual break at the zoo! Contact the Education Staff for prices and bookings.

Special thanks to our Zoo to You Virtual Program Sponsor, 3D Technology Services

end of year appeal enrichment at the sac zoo with a lion, anteater, and red panda

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