Zoo Trip Brings Classroom Learning To Life
Year 1 pupils visit the Jungle Zoo in Cleethorpes. Pictured are: Daisy Godden, Charlie Ellis, and Olly Manders with Sharon Gledhill, Manager of the Jungle Zoo, and Molly, a 20-year-old Sulcata Tortoise.
Children at Reynolds Academy brought their classroom learning to life with a trip to the Jungle Zoo in Cleethorpes.
Year 1 Teacher Abbie Smith explained: "As part of our theme 'Our Living World', the children in Year 1 learnt about different types of animals and what makes them special. We learnt about a range of animals, from amphibians such as frogs, to mammals like the killer whale.
"To see some of the amazing animals we had learnt about, we took a trip to the Jungle Zoo to speak to the experts. The children got up close to animals such as the bearded dragon and the millipede. They really enjoyed it."
Francesca Campling and Charlie Ellis are pictured with Zoo Keeper Lindsey Hollingsworth, and a Bearded Dragon called Ted.
Reynolds Academy PrincipalAndrew Clark
Tollbar MAT Chief ExecutiveDavid J Hampson
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