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This is a 1 page document (one page per episode, includes answer key) that goes in order with the film. It asks questions pertinent to the film, so it will require your students to pay attention. This is a great film for any middle/high school science, or agriculture class to watch.
Episode 1 Higher Purpose: Two adorable tiger cubs have outgrown their keepers and need to move to the adult exhibit. A silverback gorilla receives pioneering treatment to curb his worsening eyesight. And a passionate keeper plays matchmaker to a peculiar pair of birds.
Episode 2 Handle With Care: A tomistoma, a freshwater crocodilian, stops laying eggs and a team of keepers scrambles to treat her. The veterinary team has to rescue a baby gazelle that isn't getting the care it needs from it's mother. And Murt the goose takes a field trip.
Episode 3 Walk on the Wild Side: The future of the American Bison depends on a high-stakes race across the country. The reptile staff have their hands full with a Diamondback rattlesnake that needs to be medicated orally. And a pair of cheetahs are trained to walk the grounds of the zoo.
Episode 4 Moving Day: The Zoo's huge male sea lion is in rut and staff need to move the younger males before he becomes territorial. The veterinary team come up with an ingenious solution to repair Dinky the flamingo's broken ankle. And feeding a rock python proves challenging.
Episode 5 A Star is Born: The birth of a little blue penguin causes a sensation at the Bronx Zoo. The veterinary team scrambles to figure out what is wrong with Snowball, a snow leopard. And the exhibits team designs an exhibit for the newly arrived blue iguana.
Episode 6 Love Shack: To help love bloom between two kiwis, zoo staff build an elaborate hut into which they introduce a pair of potential mates. And, when a King Cobra arrives at the zoo, keepers have their hands full training him to move from the exhibit to a holding pen.
Episode 7 Birds and the Bees: Leo, a snow leopard rescued from Pakistan, is having trouble eating because of a broken canine. The bird department work feverishly to restore a beehive for the bee-eater birds. And Ambassador Center staff work with an adorable Fennec Fox named Charlie.
Episode 8 Back to Africa: Zoo staff make the journey to east Africa to return to the wild thousands of toads they helped rescue from extinction. Utu, the test-pilot giraffe, tries out a new piece of equipment. And the bird department works to save the lives of millions of birds.
By purchasing the entire season, instead of each episode individually, you save $2.
Each episode is just over 40 minutes, so all together viewing time would be 6 hours.