Key Stage 2 Resources

Science

Working Scientifically: gathering, recording and presenting real world data

KS1+2 - Activity at the Zoo - Behaviour study booklet (209.65 KB)

Use these templates to carry out your very own animal behaviour study.

KS2 - Activity at School - School Bug Hunt (994.5 KB)

Run a bug hunt at school using this guided activity and spotters sheet.

 

Endangered Species and Conservation

Activity ideas for how you can help wildlife (677.38 KB)

Lots of ideas for how your class can help wildlife at home.

 

Food Chains

KS2 - Activity at School - Animal Diets (646.44 KB)

Explore animal diets and food chains

 

Habitats and Adaptations

KS1+2 - Activity at the Zoo - Behaviour study booklet (209.65 KB)

Use these templates to carry out your very own animal behaviour study.

KS2 - Activity at School - Art and Design - Design an Enclosure (1.25 MB)

Try your hand at designing an animal enclosure, taking into account the animals needs.

KS2 - Activity at School - School Bug Hunt (994.5 KB)

Run a bug hunt at school using this guided activity and spotters sheet.

KS2 - Activity at school - Design a zoo with a budget (390.2 KB)

Try your skills at designing your own zoo to a budget! 

KS2 - Collection of Lesson Plans - Learning about pygmy hippos (4.05 MB)

Learn all about pygmy hippos using these lesson plans.

 

Identification and Classification of Animals

KS2 - Worksheet At The Zoo - Classifying Animals (217.49 KB)

Explore different animal groups around the zoo using this worksheet.

KS2 - Activity at School - Classification of Invertebrates (1.78 MB)

Introduce your class to different invertebrate groups using these activities.

KS2 - Activity at School - School Bug Hunt (994.5 KB)

Run a bug hunt at school using this guided activity and spotters sheet.

 

Teeth and Diets, Predators and Prey

KS2 - Activity at School - Animal Diets (646.44 KB)

Explore animal diets and food chains.

KS2 - Worksheet At School - Animal Diets (217.98 KB)

Explore different animal diets.

 

Maths

KS2 - Activity at school - Design a zoo with a budget (390.2 KB)

Try your skills at designing your own zoo to a budget! 

KS2 - Worksheet At School - Feeding Time at the Zoo (249.77 KB)

Use your maths skills to work out how much food the ZSL education team need in order to feed their animals.

KS2 - Activity at School - School Bug Hunt (994.5 KB)

Run a bug hunt at school using this guided activity and spotters sheet.

 

Geography

KS2 - Collection of Lesson Plans - Learning about pygmy hippos (4.05 MB)

Learn all about pygmy hippos using these lesson plans.

 

English

KS2 - Activity at school - Design a zoo with a budget (390.2 KB)

Try your skills at designing your own zoo to a budget! 

KS2 - Collection of Lesson Plans - Learning about pygmy hippos (4.05 MB)

Learn all about pygmy hippos using these lesson plans.

 

Art & Design

KS2 - Activity at School - Art and Design - Design an Enclosure (1.25 MB)

Try your hand at designing an animal enclosure, taking into account the animals needs.

KS2 - Activity at school - Design a zoo with a budget (390.2 KB)

Try your skills at designing your own zoo to a budget! 

KS2 - Collection of Lesson Plans - Learning about pygmy hippos (4.05 MB)

Learn all about pygmy hippos using these lesson plans.

 

 

 

 

Additional Resource

PDF icon Learning English Activity Sheets (966.62 KB)

Use this activity sheet during a visit to ZSL London Zoo to develop your spoken and written English.