Bringing LEARNING to life
Explore our range of IN ZOO curriculum linked workshops!
In this workshop students will use scientific skills to prepare a faecal sample for DNA analysis and investigate the theory behind PCR and gel electrophoresis. Students will develop micro pipetting skills and interpret results to determine who is responsible for the recent spate of livestock losses.
BOOK A WORKSHOP IN THE ZOO
Our curriculum-linked workshops are the perfect way to excite and inspire your pupils and students as part of their visit to the zoo.
Our workshops are specifically designed for each key stage by our team of experts to inspire your learners and enrich their experience using an incredible collection of artefacts, our amazing animal collection and our first-hand conservation knowledge and experience.
Our workshops cost just £28 per session and we can accommodate up to 25 pupils/students per workshop. Depending on the workshop booked we can run up to 4 workshops at the same time.
We have a time slots available throughout the day, with workshops starting at 10:45, 11:45, 13:00 and 14:00. For more information about the workshops, view the individual workshop pages above, or contact us to book a workshop today.
We have lots of learning resources available to help support your learning back in the classroom before and after a visit to Chester Zoo.
BOOK your VISIT
It’s really easy to book your school visit. Our bookings team are happy to help with any enquiries.
Find out more about our WONDERFUL zoo and all of the incredible animals, plants and FUN things to do here. Or you can download our map to plan you day and find your way around when you get here.