The Homeschool Zoo program series provides a unique learning experience for students schooled at home. The course consists of classroom discussion, laboratory activities, animal encounters and specialized zoo tours. Classes will align with Idaho State Science Standards and focus on topics and principles based on grade level. Themes will emphasize looking at animal groups and taxonomy, adaptations, habitats, and ecology. Each individual household must register their child for the class. Kids only! Please bring a small snack for a 15 minute break during class.
All programs are on Wednesdays from 9:00am – 12:00pm. Cost per student, per class is $15.
K – 1st Grade
January 9 – Fly, Jump, & Run
February 6 – Celebrate Spring
Mach 6 – Experiment Experts
April 3 – Animal Opposites
2nd – 3rd Grade
January 16 – Pass the Energy
February 13 – Animal Explorer
March 13 – Earth Heroes
April 10 – Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
4th – 5th Grade
January 23 – Zoo Genetics
February 20 – Beginner Biologist
March 27* – Conservation Club
April 17 – Taxonomic Trek
*No program on Wednesday March 20th due to School Spring Break.
6th – 8th Grade
January 30 – Animals & Technology
Zoo Boise Education Programs are sponsored by Albertsons.