Just because you’re far from the zoo, doesn’t mean that we can’t come to you!  Connect with us via videoconferencing for an electronic outreach experience!

No special connection equipment is required.  As long as you have a computer with a webcam and a projection system, we can connect directly to your classroom. Live Animal Ambassadors are accompanied by pictures, video, sounds, and video for a true multimedia experience to learn about wild things in wild places!

 

What:
Videoconferencing program with live animals and multimedia screen sharing content.  Program supports Montana Academic Content Standards
Who:
Kindergarten – Grade 12
Where:
In your school classroom, library, or other small multi-purpose space, via videoconference
When:
Program offered September – May
Time:
One hour presentation
Cost:
$110 per program.
How:
education@zoomontana.org to register.  Two week advanced registration required

 

Preferred Connection Type:  Skype

Secondary Connection Type: Google Hangouts

*Contact us for other connection types if these are not available in your classroom.

 

 

Available Multimedia Program Topics:
(Please contact us for other traditional videoconferencing program options.)

 

adapt-sb-web-330x200Amazing Adaptations! – Explore the many tools that animals use to survive and thrive in their environments. Both physical and behavioral adaptations vary according to habitat type. Students will learn how these characteristics equip animals to hunt, forage, and protect themselves in the wild.

 

 

 

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Animals in Native American Culture – Storytelling plays a major role in Native American traditions.  Explore how different animals fit into these stories and how animals hold different meanings for different tribes.

 

 

 

 

 

Don’t see a program that fits your needs?

Email us at education@zoomontana.org or give us a call at 406-652-8100 Ext. 215 and we’ll work with you to create an amazing wildlife connection to fit your needs. Outreach programs can be adapted to serve your special needs community, too. Contact us for details!