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Rainforest Discovery

Rainforest Discovery

KS 1, 2, 3, 4. First, Second, Third, Fourth Stage.

Ages 5 -14

DURATION: 45 mins - 55 mins

OVERVIEW: Discover the Rainforest from the comfort of your classroom! Let ZooLab’s intrepid Ranger take your pupils on an exciting journey through this important ecosystem.


Learn about the layers of the rainforest while getting hands-on with our animal team members - find out why this is an ideal habitat and who eats what. Discover everything you ever wanted to know about life in the steamy tropics and why they are coming under threat.

Animals used in this workshop

Key Workshop Objectives

  • Define tropical rainforest

  • Determine the locations of tropical rainforests

  • Explore the forest floor, understorey, canopy and emergent layer

  • Discuss adaptations of rainforest animals

  • Examine the reasons for deforestation

Curriculum Outcomes England & Wales

Curriculum Outcomes Scotland

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This workshop includes FREE RESOURCES!