K4-2nd Grade

We can bring the zoo to you! The zoomobile runs year round, Monday - Friday and offers lively, hands on programs sure to engage students as they learn. These programs are designed for educational purposes for school programs, scout groups and senior citizen groups.

Yellow "Zoomobile" Vehicle

Regular Zoomobile Pricing

Programs for groups of 4-30:

  • 1 program: $100* 
  • 2 programs: $150*
  • 3 programs: $200* 
  • $50 each additional

Assembly Zoomobile Pricing

  • 40-150 people: $220*
  • 151-200 people: $270*
  • 201-250 people: $320*
  • $50 each additional group of 50 over the 250

Zoom Tots Zoomobile Programs

  • 25 minutes in length with a maximum of 30 children per classroom
  • 1 program - $40 / 2 programs - $70 / (each additional program $30)
  • Before hours/After hours fees may apply
  • Breaks/lunch 20 minutes and longer require an additional program fee
  • A distance fee may apply

Registration

Start the process by sending a Zoomobile Date Request Form to the Zoo Education Department. Call 864-467-4850 for questions.

K4 Grade K2, K3, K4

Zoom Tots- Zoo Tales

  • Meets South Carolina Science Academic Standards K.L.2A.3, K.S.1A.1, K.L.2A.1, K.L.2A.5, and K.L.2A.6

This class helps students immerse themselves in animal tales! Join us as we read a story, get active, and meet a new animal friend! Note: Because of activities done during class, 25 students is the maximum number allowed.

K4 Grade K4

About Animals

  • Meets South Carolina 2014 Science Academic Standards K.L.2A

This class gets down to the animal basics: their needs, senses, and characteristics. We will also cover what makes an animal an appropriate (or inappropriate) pet.

Animal Locomotion

  • Meets South Carolina Physical Education Standards 1 & 2 and 2014 Science Academic Standards K.L.2A.3

Students will explore how animals move. Children will meet animals that walk, crawl and fly. They will even try some moves themselves. Provider will also present live animals to enhance the presentation.

K5 Grade K5

About Animals

  • Meets South Carolina 2014 Science Academic Standards K.L.2A

This class gets down to the animal basics: their needs, senses, and characteristics. We will also cover what makes an animal an appropriate (or inappropriate) pet.

Animal Locomotion

  • Meets South Carolina Physical Education Standards 1 & 2 and 2014 Science Academic Standards K.L.2A.3

Students will explore how animals move. Children will meet animals that walk, crawl and fly. They will even try some moves themselves. Provider will also present live animals to enhance the presentation.

Everybody Needs a Home

  • Meets South Carolina 2014 Science Academic Standards K.L.2A.5 & K.L.2A.6

Nests, burrows, a pile of rocks... every animal needs a home, but how do they find one? Meet some of our education animals, see some real animals' homes and find out how living things are suited for their own particular habitats.

We Built a Zoo

  • Meets 2014 South Carolina Science Academic Standards                K.L.2A.5: K.L.2A.6

This program is designed to teach students what goes into designing an exhibit for a zoo animal. It gives an inside look at the process at the Greenville Zoo and provides students with an opportunity to understand the many aspects that are involved in animal care and exhibit design.

Who's Who in the Zoo

How much does a giraffe eat? How does the lion get a shot? Where does the zoo get the animals who live there? Zookeeping techniques and general care of the Greenville Zoo animals are emphasized.


1 Grade 1

Animal Senses

  • Meets South Carolina 2014 Health Education Standards G-1.1.1

How do snakes hear without ears? Why do rabbits have eyes on the sides of their head? Students investigate puzzling questions like these through hands-on activities.

Green Kingdom

  • Meets South Carolina 2014 Science Academic Standards 1.L.5A; 1.L.5A.1; 1.L.5B & 1.E.4B

Do you think all plants are alike? Plants are all around us. We see them everyday. Join us as we discuss how plants are beneficial to both animals and people.

We Built a Zoo

  • Meets 2014 South Carolina Science Academic Standards                1.S.1A.1; 1.E.3A.a

This program is designed to teach students what goes into designing an exhibit for a zoo animal. It gives an inside look at the process at the Greenville Zoo and provides students with an opportunity to understand the many aspects that are involved in animal care and exhibit design.

Who's Who in the Zoo

How much does a giraffe eat? How does the lion get a shot? Where does the zoo get the animals who live there? Zookeeping techniques and general care of the Greenville Zoo animals are emphasized.


2 Grade 2

Animal Kingdom

  • Meets South Carolina 2014 Science Academic Standards 2.L.5A & 2.L.5A.1

We compare invertebrates to vertebrates with an emphasis on the five vertebrate classes. Live animals illustrate the basic features of each animal classification.

Back to the Bone

  • Meets South Carolina 2014 Science Academic Standards 2.S.1A.1 and 2.L.5A.1

This program discusses the classification of animals. Explore the five groups of vertebrates by learning about how and why they are classified the way they are.

Habitats

  • Meets South Carolina 2014 Science Academic Standards 2.L.5B & 2.L.5B.2

Join us as we explore what makes an animal's home special for them. From sandy deserts to the tops of the rainforests, we will discover some interesting things about these places and investigate how animals survive in their specific habitat.

Spineless

  • Meets South Carolina 2014 Science Academic Standards         2.S.1A.1 and 2.L.5A.1

This program discusses the classification of animals. Explore the various groups of invertebrate animals within the animal kingdom and their specific traits.

We Built a Zoo

  • Meets 2014 South Carolina Science Academic Standards                K.L.2A.5: K.L.2A.6

This program is designed to teach students what goes into designing an exhibit for a zoo animal. It gives an inside look at the process at the Greenville Zoo and provides students with an opportunity to understand the many aspects that are involved in animal care and exhibit design.

Who's Who in the Zoo

How much does a giraffe eat? How does the lion get a shot? Where does the zoo get the animals who live there? Zookeeping techniques and general care of the Greenville Zoo animals are emphasized.