6th Grade through 8th Grade

6th-8th Grade choose from:

Endangered Species
SC.6.L.14.3 & SC.7.E.6.6 & SC.7.L.17.3 & SC.8.N.1.5 & LAFS.K12.L.1.1 & LAFS.K12.SL.1.3
Why do certain species become extinct? How can we save them? Learn how animals become threatened or endangered and what you can do to help protect them.

Zoo Insider

What do zoos do? Why do they exist?  What does AZA mean? Explore the world of exotic animal management from diets, to enrichment, all the way from the Zoo's front gate to the many conservation efforts that extend beyond our borders.

Animal Careers
You don't have to be a Zookeeper to work with animals. This program introduces teens to the many careers involving animals outside of the Zoo.

To schedule an program please email tamezc@jacksonvillezoo.org or call 904.757.4463 ext. 388