African Animal Storytime

African Animal Storytime is a lively and interactive workshop where children are transported to the African savannah through immersive story-telling. Along their journey, children learn more about a range of the zoo's animals and their natural habitats. Adults are encouraged to join in too!  

Age: EYFS Duration: 30 minutes Capacity: 35 students Indoor Session

Khari the giraffe at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo

Intended learning outcomes:

Children will be able to:

  • Identify common animals they will see at the zoo.
  • Join in with appropriate noises and movements while listening to a story

Early Years Framework Links:

Communication and Language Listen to stories, accurately anticipate key events and respond to what they hear with relevant comments, questions and actions
Understanding the World Make observations of animals and plants, and talk about changes  

 

Online Teaching Resources

  • Support your students' learning before, during or after their visit with our online resources.

 

ONLINE TEACHING RESOURCES

Support your students' learning before, during or after their visit with our online teaching resources.