Keeper Kids


Foster your children's love of wildlife through connection to the wonders of the natural world.

Enjoy a range of activities for children aged 0-8 years, designed and brought to you by the Early Childhood Zoo Teachers at Keeper Kids.

Curriculum links: VEYLDF Outcomes 2-5

More Keeper Kids activities:

Birds Brush-tailed Rock-wallaby Elephant
Grassland Earless Dragon Minibeasts Mountain Pygmy Possum
Reptile Southern Corroboree Frog Waterways


Kids Readers


Discover Victoria’s wildlife through illustrated stories. 

Each of the five books will develop your children's science knowledge and skills through the stories of endangered animals.

Curriculum links: VEYLDF Outcome 2

Ask a Zoo Expert


'Ask a Zoo Expert' series takes you behind-the-scenes to meet the people working in wildlife conservation. The videos have been co-created with educators and children to answer some of the most asked science questions. The accompanying teaching guides are exclusive to Teacher Tribe Members and come with time saving ideas and activities.

VEYLDF Outcome 2-5

Learn about the features and needs of wild animals. 

Additional Resources


Animal Toolkits

Each Toolkit has been curated by the Zoos Victoria Education team in consultation with Threatened Species experts. They contain a wealth of information including: videos, scientific information, media links, actions you can take at your early childhood service.

Curriculum links: VEYLDF Outcome 2

Video showcases

Search our Vimeo showcases to find videos on animal species. The videos cover a range of topics such as:

  • Science observation (children watch and wonder)
  • Keeper talks
  • Interviews with experts
  • Much more!

Curriculum links: VEYLDF Outcome 2

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Teacher Membership

Teacher Members get access to even more teaching resources to support learning in the Early Childhood classroom. These additional resources include: