Virtual Classroom

Check out our Virtual Classroom with lesson plans you can do at home, on your own. You can access videos for each lesson on our Virtual Classroom video page. And check out upcoming Facebook Live videos on our Cleveland Metroparks Zoo Facebook Page.

Elephant Bath
Lesson: Create a Comic Book
Video: Elephant Bath

Animal Behavior
Lesson: Animal Behavior Ethogram Activity
Video: Grizzly Bear Video

Endocrine Lab
Lesson: Endocrine Lab Tour

Introduction to Alpaca
Lesson: Alpaca and People
Video: Alpaca Introduction

Bugs: Food Webs
Lesson: Food Chain Challenge
Lesson: Being Part of a Food Chain
Video: All About Bugs

Future For Wildlife Animal Biofact Quiz
Lesson: Snapshot Ruaha Citizen Scientist
Video: Quiz Show Video

The Training Game
Lesson: The Training Game Activity
Video:All About Animal Training

Animal Enrichment: Primates
Lesson: Animal Enrichment Activity
Video: Gorilla Enrichment

Animal Classifications
Lesson: Animal Classification
Video:Discover Australia

Adaptations: Snow Leopards
Lesson: Adaptations Tail Trivia
Lesson: Tail Trivia Clues
Video: Snow Leopard in Habitat 1
Video: Snow Leopard in Habitat 2

What is a Matschie's Tree Kangaroo?
Lesson: The Importance of Trees
Video: Matschie's Tree Kangaroo

African Carnivores
Lesson Plan: Cheetah Survival Game
Game Chart: Cheetah Survival Game Chart
Game Cards: Cheetah Survival Game Cards
Game Cards: Cheetah Survival Scenario Cards
Video: Fennec Fox

Sloth Bears
Lesson: Compare the Bear
Video: Sloth Bears Explore

When to Feed a Cheetah
Lesson: Cheetah Feeding
Video: Cheetah Facts

Francois Langur Behavior Study
Lesson: Genetic Variation and Observation of Langurs
Video: Francois Langur Q & A

Lesson: Australian Animal Trivia
Game: Australian Animal Game
Video: Koala Habitat

Keystone Species
Lesson: Keystone Species- Dingo

Giraffe Basics
Lesson: Giraffe Base-ICS Activity
Video: Giraffe Facts

Exhibit Design-Rhinos
Lesson: Exhibit Design Basics
Video: Rhino Facts

Red Panda
Lesson: Red Panda Behavior
Video: Red Panda in Habitat

Orangutan Health
Lesson: Animal Health and Nutrition
Video: Orangutan Facts

Lesson: Reindeer Behavior
Video: Reindeer Games

Elephant Conservation
Lesson: Illegal Wildlife Trade Activity
Game Cards: Illegal Wildlife Trade Game Cards
Video: Elephant Barn

Octopus Enrichment
Lesson: Octopus Mystery
Video: Octopus Behavior

Kea Enrichment
Lesson: Testing Animal Intelligence
Video: Kea Behavior

Clouded Leopard
Lesson: Designing a Zoo Sign
Video: Clouded Leopard Behavior

Prehensile Tailed Porcupine
Lesson: Porcupine Quills
Video: Porcupine Facts

Seals and Sea Lions
Lesson: Sea the Change Activity
Video: Seal and Sea Lion Training

Lesson: Go the Otter Way
Video: Otter Habitat

Lesson: Leaders of the Pack
Video: Wolf Habitat

Primates: Monkey's, Apes and Lemurs
Lesson: Primate Classifications
Video: Primate Behavior

Giraffe Habitat
Lesson: Giraffe Space Use
Video: Giraffe Talk with Keeper

Lesson: Act Like an Animal
Video: Flamingo Flock

Greehouse Tour
Lesson: How to Make a Compost
Video: DIY Compost
Video: Zoo Greenhouse Tour

Project Piaba
Lesson: Fishing for Conservation
Video: Aquatics Habitat

Conservation Challenge
Lesson: Conservation Challenge Game

Lesson: Keystone Species- Dingoes
Video: Dingo Facts

Spotted Turtles
Lesson: Wetlands Scavenger Hunt
Video: Spotted Turtle Facts

Aldabra Tortoises
Lesson: Tortoises and Turtles
Video: Tortoise Facts

Lesson: Takin Trivia
Video: Takin Habitat

Garter Snakes
Lesson: Ohio Snake Services
Video: Garter Snake Facts

Andean Bear Conservation
Lesson: Conservation Messages through Art and Media
Video: Andean Bear Habitat

Lesson: Picturing Gorillas
Video: Gorilla Facts

Amur Leopard
Lesson: Comparing Leopards
Video: Amur Leopard Habitat

All About Naked Mole Rats
Lesson: Act like an Ectotherm
Video: The Weirdest Animal at the Zoo

Video: Orangutan Behavior

African Elephant Crossing
Lesson: Illegal Wildlife Trade-Elephant
Game Cards: Illegal Wildlife Trade Game Cards
Video: African Elephant Crossing FAQ