Education blog

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Evolution workshop with the Montcau School

The students of the School Montcau- La Mola of 4rth ESO, have come to the Barcelona Zoo to do the evolution workshop to strengthen knowledges, discuss and argument, and also make some practical work by the direct observation of biological material.

 

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The school Roig Tesalia do the biodiversity workshop

The students of 1rst of ESO of the school Roig Tesalia, organized in work groups, have learnt about the biodiversity of the planet. They also have learnt about the phylogenetic ordenation analysing biological samples or classifying species by the use of dichotomous keys.

 

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Esplai el Nus discovers the functioning of the zoo

The boys and girls of l'Esplai el Nus, have come to the Zoo to discover by themselves, the functioning of this. They have been able to visit the vet and meet the veterinarians. They have also went to the elephants bedrooms.

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Instal·lació de la sabana Africana

Learning how Zoo works

Today, kids have discovered how zoos work and how zookeepers take care of the animals in a best way possible.

 As we can look in the picture, kids took advantage of seeing the new lion’s facilities, we’re finishing to construct it right now, and you can see the animals there very soon. Today, lions are living in the old facility.

Observant un paó

The youngest group learn about oviparous animals

During this day, the youngest kids had luck to discover, thanks to the educators, how birds and reptiles breed. They have discovered birds and reptiles are born from the eggs and the eggs are different depend on the species.

They have visited different animals, but the most special animal has been the penguins. They have been able to feed them and observe their nests.

A mangabeis

The oldest group learning about viviparous animals

During this day, the oldest kids have learnt how the viviparous animals breed. In the early morning, kids have been able to feed kangaroos and mongooses.

After finishing booth tasks, kids have prepared the Mangabey enrichment, bamboo cane with honey on the top.   

 

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The students of La Salle Bonanova met the animals

First grade girls and boys from la Salle Bonanova, have come to the Zoo to meet our animals. With the explanations of our educators and the experiences in the Zoo school, have became an experts about animals! 

 

 

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Workshop of evolution with the IES Torre del Palau

The students of 4.º of the ESO of the IES Torre del Palau have come to the Zoo of Barcelona to learn about the evolutionary process of vertebrate animals. They have been able to do practical work based on morphological tests, through direct observations of biological materials, in order that students become aware of their belonging to the animal world.
 

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Sants Innocents discover de functioning of the Zoo

Boys and girls of Sants Innocents School, have put themselves in the shoes of the professionals of the Zoo to learn which one are they main tasks and motivations. They also have been able to know the main work spaces of the Zoo accompany by our educators.
 

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