Free Educational Resources

Whilst the zoo is closed and most of you are having to stay indoors, our zoo education team will be bringing you a whole host of free downloadable animal fun to keep you busy at home.

We will be uploading resources regularly so keep checking this page for updates.

Animal Antics

Fun animal arts and crafts the whole family can do at home!

Download the equipment lists then watch the videos below to get crafting!

How to make an egg box penguin colony – click here to download the equipment list.

How to make a marine predator prey game – click here to download the equipment list.

How to make a recycled bottle animal planter – click here to download the equipment list.

How to make a toilet roll bird feeder – click here to download the equipment list.

How to make a sock owl – click here to download the equipment list.

Colouring Sheets

Have a go at colouring in some of the animals you will find in our zoo. Don’t forget to tag us in your masterpieces on social media!

Simply click on the types of animals below to download and print the sheets.

Halloween – Lemur Halloween – Owl Halloween – Wallaby
Lemur Owl Praying Mantis
Puffer Fish Wallaby
Animal Super Powers

Find out all about animals with super cool adaptations and what they use them for.

Lemurs

Click here to download the workbook.

Created by Ellie Evans and Abbie Starsmeare – students at University Centre Reaseheath

Brazilian Tapirs

Click here to download the workbook.

Created by Ellie Evans and Abbie Starsmeare – students at University Centre Reaseheath

Royal Pythons

Poison Dart Frog

Otters

Leafcutter ants

Geckos

Animal Encounters

We will take you on a sofa safari! Bringing you some up close encounters and interesting facts about our amazing animals from the comfort of your living room.