Key Stage 3 Resources

Students looking at Giraffes
Students at ZSL London Zoo

 

Working Scientifically: scientific enquiry using real world data

KS3+4 - Activity at school and at the Zoo - Design and run a behaviour study (256.72 KB)

Design and run an animal behaviour study using this guide.

 

Adaptations, natural selection and evolution

PDF icon KS3 - Worksheet at the Zoo - London Zoo - Adaptations (191.19 KB)

PDF icon KS3 - Worksheet at the Zoo - London Zoo - Adaptations (191.19 KB)

 

Climate Change

KS3 - Lesson materials - Real life examples of climate change in action - Powerpoint (1.27 MB)

KS3 - Lesson materials - Real life examples of climate change in action - script (145.4 KB)

Use this powerpoint to illustrate some of the real life effects of climate change on animals.

KS3 - Worksheet At School - Native Ecosystems (149.56 KB)

Explore the impact that environmental changes can have on a functioning ecosystem.

 

Ecosystems and food webs

KS3 - Worksheet At School - Native Ecosystems (149.56 KB)

Explore the impact that environmental changes can have on a functioning ecosystem.

KS3 - Activity At School - Ecosystems & Food Webs (449.74 KB)

Use the example of the Arctic tundra to explore ecosystems and food webs.

PDF icon KS3 - Trail at the Zoo - London Zoo - Green Team Challenge (205.12 KB)

PDF icon KS3 - Trail at the Zoo - London Zoo - Green Team Challenge (205.12 KB)

 

Endangered species and conservation

PDF icon KS3 - Trail at the Zoo - London Zoo - Green Team Challenge (205.12 KB)

PDF icon KS3 - Trail at the Zoo - London Zoo - Green Team Challenge (205.12 KB)

PDF icon KS3+4 - Worksheet at the Zoo - Save a Species (396.38 KB)

Investigate the a chosen species and put forward an argument for why it should be conserved.

 

Sustainability

KS3+4 - Worksheet at school - Investigating Sustainability (1.24 MB)

Explore the topic of sustainability using ZSL as a case study.