Zoology 3

Week Five, July 24-28

Zoology Adventures: age 5-7 years
Zoology Explorers: age 8-10 years


Enter the fascinating world of the Animal Kingdom. Delve into dinosaurs and dig for ancient fossils. Track animals through a forest and make your own animal tracks. Enjoy bird watching and dissect owl pellets. Discover fascinating mini-beasts in their natural habitats and learn about the unique characteristics of insects, spiders and other arthropods. Meet a tarantula and a hissing cockroach during a special visit with Insect Discovery Lab. Enter gastropods in Snail Olympics. Take a Field Trip to the Oakland Zoo and the Lindsay Wildlife Museum. Meet snakes, skinks, hedgehogs and ferrets up close in a special Wildlife Assembly at the Zoo. Learn about animal adaptations for survival and the importance of wildlife habitat conservation.

Explorers will also enjoy a special visit from the vivarium, help to “hatch” reptile eggs and learn about the adaptations of snakes, lizards and other scaly visitors!

Drop Off and Pick Up Locations and Special Field Trip Destinations
(Transportation for Special Field Trips is provided by KIDS for the BAY)

Zoology Adventures & Zoology Explorers

Drop Off/Pick Up Location
Monday: Tilden Park Lone Oak Picnic Site
Tuesday: Berkeley Marina (Special Field Trip: Oakland Zoo)
Wednesday: Berkeley Marina
Thursday: Berkeley Marina (Special Field Trip: Lindsay Wildlife Museum)
Friday: Lake Anza