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The Fort Worth Zoo offers classes for home-schooled children ages 6 to 12 (classes are separated between 6- to 8-year olds and 9- to 12-year olds) from September to December. Classes, $35 each, are from 1:15 to 3:45 p.m. and include a live animal presentation and a themed lesson art and science lesson. 

Fall 2020 Home School Classes
Children ages 6 to 8 and 9 to 12:

This fall we are inviting home school students to learn about the environmental factors affecting animals. Each class includes a science and art component as well as an animal visitor and snack time. Each class will have lessons and activities appropriate for their age group. 


Sept. 22 | Climate
Oct. 13 | Food 
Oct. 27 | Pollutants
Nov. 10 | Population Density
Nov. 17 | Sound
Dec. 8 | Light
Dec. 15 | Parasites

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Home School Days:

During the fall we will offer several reduced-priced days for homeschool families. Even though we will not offer special events in the zoo at this time for the safety of our guests and staff, we would love for you all to come out and visit us.

  • September 3, 2020
  • October 1, 2020
  • November 5, 2020
  • December 3, 2020


Tickets for each date will be open one at a time. Tickets for the September date are available now and the October date will be available to purchase Sept 4, and so on.

Masks are required to enter for everyone 10 years of age and older.

Zoo's updated health and safety policy 


Registration will not be available on-site, but tickets for the event will be available up until the day before.

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For more information, contact the education department:
Fort Worth Zoo
1989 Colonial Parkway
Fort Worth, TX 76110
phone: 817-759-7200
fax: 817-759-7201
email: education@fortworthzoo.org