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SAVE THE DATE!

Saturday, September 27, 2014

Event Booths Open 9:00 am – 4:00 p.m.

Online Registration opens in August


Science Day is back! Teachers, parents, and students are invited to enjoy a fun and innovative way to connect with Zoo and Aquarium educators and community partners while discovering the world of science!  Participate in all new, hands-on activity stations for Pre-K through 8th grade.

 

2014 Community Partners

Children’s Aquarium at Fair Park
City of Dallas Environmental Education Initiative
Dallas Arboretum
Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART)
Perot Museum
Sci-Tech Discovery Center
Schneider Electric
SPCA
Texas Discovery Gardens
Trinity River Audubon Center

 

Pregistered educators will earn four (4) hours of Continuing Professional Education (CPE) and Texas Environmental Education Advisory Committee (TEEAC) credit. To receive credit, you must attend the event for four (4) hours and participate in all booth activities targeted at the grade level you teach.  Partial credit will not be given.  Registration check-in opens at 9:00 AM and closes at 12:00 PM. Check-out will open at 1:00 PM and close at 5:00 PM.

Preregistered educators will receive FREE:

  • Zoo admission and parking*
  • Certificate of completion**
  • Science Day curriculum
  • Monorail Safari Ride
  • Photo souvenir
  • 10% discount at the Zoofari Food Court or Serengeti Grill
  • 10% discount at Zoofari Market Gift Shop
*Only preregistered educators with proof of identity are eligible for CPE credit and certificate, free parking and free admission into the Zoo. All others must pay regular admission ($15 for ages 12+ years / $12 for ages 3-11 / Free for ages 2 and under and parking ($8/vehicle). Registrations are not transferrable.
 
**Four (4) hour minimum participation required.  Certificate will be available for download after the event.
 

The Education Office is open Monday-Friday during regular Zoo hours.  Contact us at Education@DallasZoo.com or 469.554.7300.