Humungous Creatures (K-1)
Learning is Giant Fun at the Zoo
Do your students have big questions about big animals? Bring them for some oversized fun as we look at the largest animals in the world and living here at the zoo, and learn about their unique adaptations. With activities, costumes and role-playing, we’ll cover some big facts about the special needs of these amazing animals. Click HERE for a more detailed outline of the program.
Kindergarten – Creative expression; critical and creative thinking.
Grade One – Needs of Plants and Animals.
Length: 60 minutes
Times offered: 10:00am, 11:15am, 12:45pm
Program Fees for 17/18 school year: $225 September - March
$275 April - June
Maximum 27 students
For detailed availabilty please check the Program Schedule.
Booking information and guidelines
Please look through our booking procedures to help you fill in a booking form. It includes important information relating to class sizes and chaperones as well as other frequently asked questions.
The Calgary Zoo has North America’s largest indoor hippo tank. In the wild, tilapia fish swim alongside wild hippos in the Nile River. At the zoo, tilapia help us keep the tank clean by feeding on hippo waste.