Course Details

P009-11612.1S22 - Zoo Animals and Teaching the Elementary Curriculum

Course Details
Course Description: Immerse yourself into the fascinating world of the planet’s (and the Bronx Zoo’s) animals! In this P-credit and CTLE course, you will gain knowledge to help transform your classroom into a prosperous and equitable science learning center and expose your students to fun, educational, and culturally relevant learning opportunities. Through diverse learning experiences, you will increase your knowledge of such topics as major characteristics of animals, adaptations, and habitats. Many activities will promote the integration of basic life science through an interdisciplinary approach. In addition, this unique opportunity to learn at the zoo will demonstrate the advantages of utilizing informal science institutions as learning-rich environments that promote the development of scientific literacy skills.
Status: Closed for Registration Registration Deadline: 04/17/2022 Start Date: 04/18/2022 End Date: 04/23/2022
Location: 2300 Southern Blvd. , Bronx, NY, 10460 CTLE Hours: 45 No. of Credits: 3 Categories: Science
Restricted: No CTLE Area: Content Grades: K,1,2,3,4,5
Danielson Components 1a : Demonstrating Knowledge of Content and Pedagogy
3b : Using Questioning and Discussion Techniques
Education Partner Information
Education Partner: Wildlife Conservation Society Contact:
Instructor # 1: Christine DeMauro Instructor # 2:
ASPDP Fee: $125.00 Education Partner Fee: $250.00 Materials Fee: $0.00 Total Fees: $375.00
ASPDP Payment Instruction: Registration can be completed online with a credit card, by going to, selecting the course you are interested in, and clicking ?Register Here?. Follow the prompts onscreen to complete registration and payment. If you would like to pay via check, please call 718-220-5136 for instructions.