Summer Preview

Julie Larsen Maher ©WCS

Seize the opportunity for professional development during Summer 2013! Preview our summer offerings and include a WCS professional development course in your summer plans. Teacher courses are held at the Bronx Zoo, New York Aquarium, Central Park Zoo, Queens Zoo, and Prospect Park Zoo.

Call 718-220-5136 for more information.

 

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Ant

Teaching Big Scientific Ideas with the Little Creatures that Rule the World

Grades: K-3
Location: Bronx Zoo
Dates: Monday – Saturday July 8-13
Hours: 8:30 am - 3:30 pm

Tiger

Predators: Biology and Conservation

Grades: K-6
Location: Bronx Zoo
Dates: Monday - Saturday July 15-20
Hours: 8:30 am - 3:30 pm

Python

Zoo Animals and Teaching the Elementary Core Curriculum

Grades: K-3
Location: Queens Zoo & Bronx Zoo
Dates: Queens Zoo: Monday – Saturday July 22-27
           Bronx Zoo: Monday – Saturday August 5-10
Hours: 8:30 am - 3:30 pm

Lion

HELP: Habitat Ecology Learning Program

Grades: 3-6
Location: Bronx Zoo
Dates: Monday - Saturday July 22-27
Hours: 8:30 am - 3:30 pm

Sea Lion

Applied Science: Studying Wildlife at the Zoo

Grades: 3-8
Location: Bronx Zoo
Dates: Monday - Saturday July 29 - August 3
Hours: 8:30 am - 3:30 pm

Sifaka

Teaching Scientific Process Through Animal Behavior

Grades: 4-8
Location: Bronx Zoo 
Dates: Monday - Saturday August 5-10
Hours: 8:30 am - 3:30 pm

Penguin

Green STEM: Building a Sustainable Future

Grades: 6-12
Location: Bronx Zoo
Dates: Monday - Saturday August 12-17
Hours: 8:30 am - 3:30 pm

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