Homeschool Classes

Zoo New England offers a variety of age-appropriate educational programming for home schooled students ages 6-11.

Classes are taught by Zoo educators and include hands-on activities, discussion, animal encounters and behind-the-scenes experiences. Each series includes progressive program topics focused on teaching students about animals and their interactions within their ecosystems. Students are encouraged to sign up for an entire series, as classes build off of previous topics.

Classes run from 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. and do not include Zoo Admission. 

"Getting to Know H2O", Thursdays in February, March, and April (8 weeks), Franklin Park Zoo

Water is essential for all living things. Come discover how it impacts plants, animals and the environment in this 8 week series. 

Program dates: February 25, March 3, 10, 17, 24, 31 and April 7 and 14.
Time: 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Ages: 6 - 11 years old. Students will be split into two sessions by age if enough students in each age group register. 
Pricing: $100 for Members (proof of membership required), $120 for Non-members . Sibling discount available. Pricing does not include admission to the Zoo.