Virtual Excursion | Animal Classification and Adaptations Student Webinar (Year 7 - 8)


Year 7, Year 8






Tuesdays 12:00 - 12:30pm
Wednesdays 12:00 - 12:30pm
Thursdays 12:00 - 12:30pm

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This webinar is designed especially for students taking part in the Animal Classification and Adaptations Virtual Excursion program.

Zoos Victoria is offering free Virtual Excursions programs. Each excursion comes with a teaching guide, activities and a student webinar. While not a tour of the zoo, you will have an expert educator working remotely to talk directly to you.

Download the teaching guide and activities for this program.

During the Animal Classification and Adaptations webinar, a Zoo teacher will run a workshop for your students and answer their questions.

This student webinar links to the Victorian Curriculum Level 7-8: Science

Students will:

  • Explore animals’ structural and behavioural adaptations in a variety of ways
  • Develop their understanding of the world of animal classification
  • Ask a Zoo Teacher their animal adaptations and classification questions
  • Consider how to apply what they’ve learnt in order to protect wildlife

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Virtual Excursion webinars run every week from Tuesday July 14th 2020:

  • Tuesdays 12:00 - 12:30pm AEST
  • Wednesdays 12:00 - 12:30pm AEST
  • Thursdays 12:00 - 12:30pm AEST

How to join:

  1. Teachers or parents can register students for the webinar.
  2. If students are joining from their own device, they will enter the email used for registration. When you register, choose an email address that you feel comfortable giving your students.
  3. Your registration email will have everything you need to know and what information to pass on to students.
  4. You and/or your students will need to install the Webex Meetings app.
  5. To join, students will enter their first name, last name, email address of teacher/parent who registered them and the webinar password.

Important notes:

  • The session will open 10 minutes before the scheduled start time
  • Participant mic and video will be turned off
  • Students can communicate with Zoo Teachers by typing in the Q&A