Program Details

Virtual Zoo on the Move/Wild Chats

Participants
  • Each Virtual program is limited to 30 students. For groups with more than 30 students, you will need to apply for multiple programs.
  • Program topics are limited to specific days and times. See the Virtual Zoo on the Move/Wild Chats page for details.
  • Participants can log in from their school or from home. Virtual programs are available for in-school and remote learning.
Confirmation
  • Submitting an application DOES NOT confirm your school has received financial aid.
  • If your school receives financial aid, we will send you a link to self-register your group.

For more information about programming and available topics, visit our Zoo On the Move for Schools page. Return to this page to apply for a financial assistance.

Field Trip

Lesson Plans
  • Lesson Plans for your Field Trip can be Zoo provided Self-Guided Activities, or a lesson plan activities created by the teacher.
Chaperones and Parking
  • If your school receives the Living Classroom Education Access Fund, all students will be FREE, and 1 chaperone per 7 students* will also be FREE!
  • Additional chaperones are only $7.00 each! School bus parking is free, but private vehicles are $10.00 per vehicle. *Some groups require additional aides to assist students with challenges.  These required aides are also free of charge.
Sold Out Dates
  • If your requested dates, times or programs are already fully booked, we will contact you for alternate options.
Confirmation
  • Submitting an application DOES NOT confirm your school has received financial aid.
  • If your school receives financial aid, we will send you a link to self-register your group.
  • If you receive this aid, you are only approved for the number of students listed on your invoice. If you bring additional students the day of your trip, those students will be charged the $7.00 rate.

Sponsors

Thank You Sponsors!

The Living Classroom Education Access Fund was made possible through generous support from our lead partner, The Helen G., Henry F. and Louise Tuechter Dornette Foundation.

Additional support was provided by these founding partners:

The Ambassador Council of the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden

The John A. Schroth Family Foundation, PNC Trustee
Duke Energy logo 2013 The Sutphin Family Foundation
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