Amazing Creatures!

Teaching Artist: Dianne Moran

Join veteran zoo naturalist Dianne Moran as she engages students to join her on a journey into the wild realm of animals! Live animals, animal bio facts (skins, skulls and uniquely preserved specimens) along with lots of student participation highlight this fun and scientific experience. Live animals enhance the learning process as volunteers explore the animal world through simple classification and animal handling. A message of animal respect is woven throughout the program.

Audience: Grades K-8
Format: Workshop or Performance
Curriculum Connections: Science, Social Studies/Culture
Teaching Artist: Dianne Moran

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