school of the earth
Since many years, zoological parks are becoming places of learning and discovering with a great educational potential. Wildlife preservation is in the heart of our daily concerns and we must learn it to our children.
Coming into contact with the wildlife
We created and adapted educational workshop according to school programs.
This area presents the educational activities that Park of the Mamelles offers to you and also the modality to participate. If you still have questions after reading this file, don't hesitate to contact our educational service by mail at firstname.lastname@example.org or make a booking here.
7 educational suitcases : THE BIRDS
" Let us imagine that we wish to explain to somebody who has never seen it, that is a bird (snag! An extraterrestrial maybe?) " a model bird on multimedia screen appears. We are going to use our model bird to place all there that we know about him. (Extracted from the workshop(studio) n°1)
The discovering workshops :
WORKSHOP 1 : What is a bird ?
WORKSHOP 2 : The bird anatomy
WORKSHOP 3 : Classification
WORKSHOP 4 : The birdsong
WORKSHOP 5 : Observations in the aviary
WORKSHOP 6 : the birds reproduction
WORKSHOP 7 : Birds beaks and the chain
If you want to join these workshops, please book before and contact our educational service in order to personalize your day. School groups booking can be done calling 05 90 98 83 52.
An educational tree : HECTOR, L'ARBRE MORT
He tells us the life of natural forest...
« My name is Hector. I have been living in this forest since so many time that i vacillate. Even if the ancestor i am is dead for you, i still be used as a perch for birds, and for many plants or animals. I am the memory of the forest. Through my long life, you will discover its wealth... ».
This tool contains 12 workshops in the trunk of a real size tree.
The following themes are tackled :
Workshop n°1 > Trip in the heart of a virgin forest
Workshop n°2 > The memory of a tree
Workshop n°3 > Age of the forest seen from the sky
Workshop n°4 > Forest mutation without stumps
Workshop n°5 > Nothing is loosing, nothing is created...
Workshop n°6 > Biodiversity at each steps
Workshop n°7 > The big inventory
Workshop n°8 > what a nice HLM !
Workshop n°9 > Microcosmos
Workshop n°10 > Incredible !
Workshop n°11 > There is strengh in numbers
Workshop n°12 > Let live Hector !
If you want to join these workshops, please book before and contact our educational service in order to personalize your day.
"We take care of all !" Option
An organizer can be at your disposal to welcome the group and lead them to the workshop place. He also can answer all the questions that pupils or teachers might ask.
Price per workshop (2h30) : 50 €