Reptiles at Taronga Zoo - celebrating Schools Tree Planting Day - 26 July 2013 Stream 1 - 14:00
Provider: Taronga Zoo Sydney
Date: 26 July 2013
Start Time: 14:00
End Time: 14.45
Duration: 45 mins
Closing Date: Bookings Close 19-Jul-13
DEC Positions: 6
Non-DEC Positions: 0
KLA Syllabus: Primary
KLA Stage/s: Early Stage 1,Stage 1,Stage 2,Stage 3
Key Learning Area/s:
KLA Keyword/s: HSIE, Science, Biodiversity, Australian Animals, Reptiles, Year of the Snake, Schools Tree Day
Event Overview: All year Taronga Zoo are featuring reptiles to help celebrate the Chinese Year of the Snake. Friday 26th July is Schools Tree Planting Day and Taronga Zoo invite you to join us in this fascinating video conference to how to plant trees and why trees are so important for Australia's amazing reptiles.
This interactive workshop features live reptiles such as snakes, lizards, turtles and crocodiles. Students will learn about reptile characteristics, their predators and prey, special features for survival, and their role in maintaining biodiversity. Students will also have a chance to discuss the role humans play in protecting reptiles and create an essential reptile habitat.
This video conference will include a demonstration on how to correctly plant young trees.
Additional Booking Instructions:
Further Information: This session will use Bridgit. Taronga Zoo staff will send your Bridgit login details and password once your payment has been received.