Education Resources

Resources for Teachers and Students

The Oakland Zoo presents a variety of programs for teachers and students, both at the Zoo and through outreach programs.

Student Report Tips

Which animal should you choose? What is the best way to start your research? Where are the best places to search for information? Let Oakland Zoo help with your next report.

Endangered Species

Many animals around the world are facing extinction. Deforestation, illegal pet trade, over hunting and other factors are leading to a decline in many animal species.

Scavenger Hunt Sheets

Planning a visit to the Zoo? Make your trip more meaningful and exciting with an Oakland Zoo Scavenger Hunt! There are several scavenger hunt sheets for groups of all ages. Print one off, bring it to the Zoo, and have fun winding your way through the zoo on an amazing animal adventure.