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Design a Zoo PBL | Project Based Learning

Grade Levels
1st - 3rd
Formats Included
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28 pages
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Designing a zoo is sure to be a hit with your students! This project-based learning activity encompasses all the subjects in an engaging way that is easy to differentiate as needed.

Skills Covered in this Project:

  • Science: Research of animals; Designing habitats; Coding
  • Social Studies: Map skills
  • Math: Time: Digital and analog; Money
  • ELA: Reading nonfiction; Writing
  • Art: Designing advertisements
  • Technology: Creating a commercial


  • Task list which breaks project down into manageable chunks
  • 12 tasks with instructions, questions to guide student thinking, and worksheets
  • List of differentiation ideas for both higher and lower level learners, broken down by task

Distance Learning Tips

  • Upload the file to your chosen platform (as long as it is only accessible to your students)
  • Have students complete the tasks at home
  • Have students upload pictures and videos of their completed tasks

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Jack and the Beanstalk: A STEM Story

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28 pages
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