Our education sessions are available for any number of students of any age. We are able to cover all of the key stages and specialist areas upon request. Because of this we are able to tailor sessions to individual needs, for example, you can have an accompanied session and then allow students to break off and complete worksheets (All students under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult).
Group admission is subject to various factors; you can view our standard group rates (for more than 10 people) by visiting our admission prices page or contacting us directly. Your booking will be confirmed via email or in writing and the group’s admission fee can be invoiced or payable on the day of the visit.
To discuss your visit or ask any further questions, please contact us and we would be happy to help.
Our experienced keepers will make sure you do not miss a thing and will hopefully add to the days experience, which can include anything from pond dipping to handling a huge Parrot and can also include any of the following (weather and time dependant):
- Nature Walk
- Meerkat Talk
- Primate Talk
- Tiger Talk
- Up Close and Personal in the Walk-through Enclosure
- Reptile Handling
And will certainly include the following (weather permitting):
Pupils will discover and collect their own mini-beasts through exploration of one habitat e.g. logs, or comparison of different ones such as grassland or trees. Children learn to use identification keys and how to handle living creatures sensitively. They will use sweep nets, collection jars and magnifiers for close-up viewing. There is also the opportunity to go pond dipping and the chance to meet some of our in house insects like Meal-worms and Crickets!
Key Stage: KS1 – Sc2 1c, 2a,d and e,4b. KS2 – Sc2 1b and c, 4a,b and c, 5a,b,c and d. KS3 – Sc2 4b, 5a,b,d and e.
Main Themes: Habitats, Classification, Adaptations and Food Chains.
Pupils learn about the different parts and functions of a tree. Through fun and engaging activities they will discover how a tree works and what lives on and in them! There will be an opportunity to learn about methods of tree identification and practical exercises using estimation and measurement.
Key Stage: KS1 – Sc2 4b. KS2 – Sc2 1b and c, 4a,b and c, 5a,b,c and d.
Main Themes: Habitats and Classification.
Being close to these spectacular creatures never fails to excite and forms the core of most for pupils of every age. Our experienced handlers demonstrate the abilities and strengths of parrots while being very close to the group. Habitat, diet and adaptations are explained. Children are always thrilled and enriched by such close contact with these majestic birds.
Key Stage: KS1 – Sc2 2e, 4b, 5a,b and c. KS2 – Sc2 4b, 5a,b,c,d and e. KS3 – Sc2 4b, 5a,b,c,d and KS4 – Sc2 4a and b.
Main Themes: Habitats, Adaptations and the Influence of Man.
Planning your visit:
Before visiting the park with your students, why not come and see what we have to offer. Health and safety is important to us, so we invite you to perform a risk assessment before visiting. Get your Pre-visit Form & Lincolnshire Wildlife Park Risk Assessment by emailing our team through the ‘Contact Us‘ page. You can also view our Education Policy page for an insight into how important education is to us.