Welcome to the Phoenix Zoo's
EdVenture for Teachers
You'll find everything you need here to make the Phoenix Zoo your #1 resource for enhancing and complementing your classroom lessons.
Are you visiting us with your class, group or grade level? We have all the helpful instructions, tips and guides prepared for you. You'll find , , all the you need, and , plus information about and links to our special .
Can't make it to the Zoo this month? We have other resources for your classroom. Visit this section for activity guides and lesson plans, our homework help section, and a plethora of information about animals.
We've got a variety of to help meet your classroom goals as well as opportunities to . Scholarship are also available so don't miss out!
If you can't make it to us, we can bring the animals to you! Click here for more information.
We know that it can be difficult to find resources for Zoo experiences. Our ZooReach scholarship program is designed to help. Visit here to find out more.
Teacher Orientations are designed to provide an overview of the educational resources available through the Phoenix Zoo. Teachers will experience an overview of our program offerings, guidance on how to use our website and Nature Explorer Cards, and suggestions on preparing for and conducting a field trip. The orientation combines a brief presentation, opportunity for Q&A, and a hands-on activity that models connecting field trips to the classroom and using exhibits for self-guided visits. Contact our Reservations Department for more information – 602.914.4333