Location: Edinburgh Zoo & Highland Wildlife Park
Lesson Duration: 1 hour 50 minutes.
Maximum Class Size: 25
Age Suitability: Secondary 1 - 6.
Using examples of animals both in and out of the Park, we cover topics such as natural selection, speciation and physical, physiological and behavioral adaptations.
Curriculum for Excellence Experiences and Outcomes
- SCN 2-01a “Relating physical and behavioural characteristics to survival or extinction”.
- SCN 3-05b “Impact of climate change on survival of living things”
- SCN 4-01a “How living things are adapted for survival”
- SCN 4-12b “Learned behaviour beneficial to the survival of the species”