Lesson Plans & Resources K-2

Grades 0-2

The Zoo offers educational resources to help support conservation learning. Lesson plans and activities for grades 1-3 are shared below. Visit the the Zoo website for additional information about Connections to Africa.

Connections to Africa Resources
Teacher Guide for Grades 1-3
Data Collection Sheet

Supplemental Activities
Living things need water
Living things need shelter
Living things need food
Living things need space
Understanding Animal Behavior
Elephant Inspired Tools Design Challenge
Elephant Movements Arts Integration
Identifying Shared Resources
Collected elephant behavior data: compare your observations from Connections to Africa with data from other students.