Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo
Monitoring AmphibiansAdd to list Details
In this field study, learners discover how to collect data in the field and how their efforts can help certain animals, specifically, amphibians.
North American Endangered Amphibians Card GameAdd to list Details
In this activity, learners can play two card games related to endangered species, specifically North American amphibians.
2-Liter LandfillAdd to list Details
In this activity, learners gain a better understanding of how household/school waste breaks down in a landfill. Learners collect trash and then create miniature landfills in 2-liter bottles.
Frog EggsAdd to list Details
In this activity, learners compare frog eggs to chicken eggs to better understand why frog eggs need water. Learners compare a boiled chicken egg to "frog eggs" represented by boiled tapioca.
Amphibian SkinAdd to list Details
In this activity, learners explore the concept of permeability to better understand why amphibians are extremely sensitive to pollution.
Aye-AyeAdd to list Details
This is an activity about the adaptations that allow the Aye-aye to survive in its habitat. Learners will explore how the Aye-aye collects food and how this is influenced by their specialized finger.
I Like to Move-ItAdd to list Details
This is an activity which will allow learners to gain an understanding of lemur behavior through observation and role play.