Educator Resources

Educator Resources

Guides & Activities

Alexandria Zoo is ready to help educators make the most of field trip visits. Below are guides to aid in planning your visit and activities to encourage your students to investigate and discover as they explore the Zoo.

Land of the Jaguar
Educator Guide

Count It Out!
How many animals do you see?

Animals Have Class
Classification

Colors of South America
It's a colorful continent

Creature Features
Shapes, sizes, colors, & features

Record Breakers
Land of the Jaguar

Find Me in the Zoo
Mammals

Find Me in the Zoo
Birds

Find Me in the Zoo
Reptiles

Find Me in the Zoo
Louisiana Habitat

Find Me in the Zoo
Land of the Jaguar

Find Me in the Zoo
Land of the Jaguar Mammals

Find Me in the Zoo
Land of the Jaguar Birds

Habitats are Homes

America the Beautiful
Louisiana Animals

Classification

Conservation Exploration

Predator & Prey
Field Observation

Animals Have Class
Classification

Conservation Connection

Reptile Round Up

Endangered Species

Bio Bags

Bio Bags

Engage your class with hands-on artifacts that illustrate life science concepts!

Each customized bio bag backpack includes durable artifacts, program curriculum geared to Louisiana science standards, and conservation actions to connect your students with the world's wildlife. Bags may be utilized pre or post field trip visits.

Discover how birds find their food and the value of camouflage to prey as they seek to escape.

Curriculum

Discover how wildlife have changed over time in order to find, capture and digest their diets in a multitude of ways.

Curriculum

Discover the importance of predator-prey relationships in the maintenance of ecosystems.

Curriculum

Fee: No cost; $25 security deposit
Reservations: Must be reserved at least one week in advance; may be reserved up to one week.

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Capital One
Alexandria Zoo's Bio Bag program was made possible by a Capital One grant.
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Open Daily 9 am - 5 pm

Closed only Thanksgiving, Christmas, & New Year's Day

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Address

Alexandria Zoo
3016 Masonic Drive
Alexandria, LA 71301
P: (318) 441-6810

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