Key stage 2 Online Resources
Designed to engage students aged 7 to 11 in learning about the natural world.
At Home or at School
|Design an enclosure
|An art and design activity allowing pupils to design their own animal enclosure
|Investigate invertebrates in your school grounds
|Research animals from around the world looking at the diverse places that different species come from
|An easier worksheet to allow pupils to become familiar with the works, carnivore, omnivore and herbivore
|A slightly harder worksheet encouraging students to think about the adaptations some animals have as a result of their diet
|Animal Behaviour Study
|A scientific investigation encouraging students to observe an animal or a live stream of an animal and analyse their behaviour
|A teacher led activity to encourage students to think about the similarities and differences between organisms
|Design a zoo
|A cross curricular activity that allows students to design a zoo while thinking abut the costs involved.
|Giraffe habitats and adaptations
|A worksheet investigating the different adaptations that giraffes have for the savannah
ZSL Instant Wild
Conservation at your fingertips
ZSL Instant Wild
Use the resources below in conjunction with ZSL Instant Wild to contribute to conservation efforts and inspire future conservationists!
ZSL Instant Wild Resources for use both at school and at home
|Endangered animals and conservation
|Explore endangered animals and conservation through the contribution to active conservation projects
|Exploring habitats, adaptations and food chains
|Explore habitats, adaptations and food chains through the contribution to active conservation projects
At the Zoo
|Become a Rainforest Explorer
|Identify the different species of butterflies and other species in the Whipsnade Zoo Butterfly House.
|Adaptations and Survival Skills
|As students walk around the zoo they are encouraged to look for adaptations that different species have for different purposes
|Work on grouping animals that you spot around the site
|Look at animals Signs around the zoo to find out the conservation status of some of our animals