To get kids excited to come to school, we built a School Zoo with 113
small animals that is run by an Animal Science elective class and student
zookeepers. The students learn and run everything, including tours to over 3,000
elementary students. We will discuss the zoo and how to replicate
Create a classroom or school zoo where your students become advocates and leaders while they learn by solving practical STEM related daily issues that come up.
Jennifer Szydlowski (Jefferson Middle School: Columbia, MO), Mike Szydlowski (Science Teachers of Missouri: Columbia, MO)