Key Stage 2 Resources

Student using resources at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo

 

Science

Working Scientifically: gathering, recording and presenting real world data

At School School Bug Hunt Run a bug hunt at school using this guided activity and spotters sheet. Activity Download
At the Zoo Behaviour Study Booklet Use these templates to carry out your very own animal behaviour study Activity Download

 

Endangered Species and Conservation

At School Angels of Wales Discover the amazing Angelshark and explore its conservaiton with this interactive Ebook Interactive Ebook E-BOOK
At School How to help wildlife  Activity ideas for how you and your class can help local wildlife Activity ideas Download
At School or the Zoo Endangered Animals Explore different endangered animals. Worksheet Download
At the Zoo Conservation Safari Trail Use this trail to explore how many species at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo are being conserved in the wild. Trail Download
Ocean Explorer Become an Ocean Explorer at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo and learn more about our aquatic animals using this trail. Trail

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Food Chains

At School Animal Diets Explore animal diets and food chains Activity Download
At the Zoo Ocean Explorer Become an Ocean Explorer at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo and learn more about our aquatic animals using this trail. Trail

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Habitats and Adaptations

At School Animal art - design an enclosure Try your hand at designing an animal enclosure, taking into account the animals needs. Activity Download
Design a zoo Try your skills at designing your own zoo to a budget!  Activity Download
School Bug Hunt Run a bug hunt at school using this guided activity and spotters sheet. Activity Download
Learning about pygmy hippos Learn all about pygmy hippos using these lesson plans. Lesson Plans Download
At the Zoo Adaptations and survivial skills Explore different animal adaptations around the zoo using this worksheet. Worksheet Download
Behaviour Study Booklet Use these templates to carry out your very own animal behaviour study Activity Download
Animal Adaptations Explore the topic of Adaptations around ZSL Whipsnade Zoo with this trail map Trail

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Ocean Explorer Become an Ocean Explorer at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo and learn more about our aquatic animals using this trail. Trail

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Teacher Sheet

 

Identification and Classification of Animals

At School Classification of invertebrates Introduce your class to different invertebrate groups using these activities. Activity Download
School Bug Hunt Run a bug hunt at school using this guided activity and spotters sheet. Activity Download
At the Zoo  Classifying Animals Explore different animal groups around the zoo using this worksheet. Worksheet Download
Become a Rainforest Explorer Explore the animals in ZSL Whipsnade Zoo's butterfly house using this spotters guide. Activity Download

 

Teeth and Diets, Predators and Prey

At School Animal Diets An activity for exploring animal diets at school Activity Download

 

Maths

At School Design a zoo Try your skills at designing your own zoo to a budget! Activity Download
Feeding Time at the Zoo Use your maths skills to work out how much food the ZSL education team need in order to feed their animals. Worksheet Download
School Bug Hunt Run a bug hunt at school using this guided activity and spotters sheet. Activity Download
Animal Geography Use your geography skills to learn more about where some of ZSL Whipsnade Zoo's animals come from. Worksheet Download

 

Geography

At School Animal Geography Use your geography skills to learn more about where some of ZSL Whipsnade Zoo's animals come from. Worksheet Download
Learning about pygmy hippos Learn all about pygmy hippos using these lesson plans. Lesson Plans Download
At the Zoo Zoo Map Coordinates and Directions Prove your map skills whilst exploring ZSL Whipsnade Zoo using this worksheet. Worksheet

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English

At School Design a zoo Try your skills at designing your own zoo to a budget! Activity Download
Learning about pygmy hippos Learn all about pygmy hippos using these lesson plans. Lesson Plans Download

 

Art & Design

At School Design a zoo Try your skills at designing your own zoo to a budget! Activity Download
Animal art - design an enclosure Try your hand at designing an animal enclosure, taking into account the animals needs. Activity Download
Learning about pygmy hippos Learn all about pygmy hippos using these lesson plans. Lesson Plans Download