Discovery Program: “Habitatitudes” - Grade 2

Use teamwork to discover about habitats and the animals that live there.

Students will study a Busch Gardens habitat and make observations and inferences about which animals should live there during this hands-on classroom based program.

Explore even more Zoo School by adding this hands-on program, focusing on animal habitats.


“Habitatitudes” is a classroom based program, complete with a visit from one of our animal ambassadors, designed for second grade students. Each session includes an opportunity to hone scientific skills through:

  • Hands-on explorations
  • Science notebook components
  • Animal Encounters

“Habitatitudes” connects with the following Next Generation Sunshine State Standards:

  • SC.2.N.1.3
  • SC.2.L.17.1
  • SC.2.L.17.2
  • SC.2.N.1.2

This program can be fit into your Zoo School day for an additional fee, adding to your list of standards met. Groups of more than 70 participants must be able to stay until 1:30 p.m.


Students: $5 each (in addition to the Zoo School fee)


• Classroom Teachers: one FREE per classroom
• One Chaperone per 15 paid students:  FREE
• Additional Chaperones:  $5 each (in addition to the Zoo School fee)

*Chaperones are required for school field trips.  Maximum number of chaperones (INCLUDING teachers, free and paying chaperones) is ONE per FOUR students.  

All pricing and programs are subject to change and availability.