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Teacher's Guides

Teacher's Guides have been developed at SeaWorld and Busch Gardens to help you teach your students - in an active, hands-on way - about how people interact with the environment and how we can best care for Earth's resources.

Each guide includes goals and objectives, information, vocabulary, a bibliography, and classroom activities. Activities strive to integrate science, mathematics, geography, art, and language.

  • Animal Behavior and Training

    Animal Behavior and Training

    Learn the techniques behind training at SeaWorld and the “secrets” to shaping show behaviors.

    Grades K-3
    Grades 4-8

  • Arctic Animals

    Arctic Animals

    Visit the frozen north and learn about the habitat and survival strategies of animals that call the Arctic home.

    Grades K-3
    Grades 4-8

  • Endangered Species

    Endangered Species

    Students will learn why species such as manatees, sea turtles, and rhinos are rapidly declining.

    Grades 4-8 

     

  • Marine Animal Husbandry and Training

    Marine Animal Husbandry and Training

    Discover the close connection between training behaviors and maintaining excellent animal health.

    Grades 7-12 

     

  • Ocean Discovery

    Ocean Discovery

    Students will learn about the ocean by exploring marine animal adaptations and diversity. They will begin to develop a sense of stewardship for the oceans and the animals that live there.

    Grades PreK

     

  • Penguins

    Penguins

    Students will learn about the ocean by exploring marine animal adaptations and diversity. They will begin to develop a sense of stewardship for the oceans and the animals that live there.

    Grades K-3
    Grades 4-8

  • Saving the Wild

    Saving the Wild

    Students learn about geography, animal research and research technology during this unique program presented in cooperation with the SeaWorld and Busch Gardens Conservation Fund and the National Geographic Society.

    Grades 6-8
    Grades 9-12

  • Science Activity

    Science Activity

    This activity guide was developed at SeaWorld to help you teach your students - in an active, hands-on way - about marine animals and the ecology of the ocean.

    Grades K-4

  • Seals Sea Lions and Walruses

    Seals Sea Lions and Walruses

    Pinnipeds live around the world, come explore their interesting lives.

    Grades K-3
    Grades 4-8

  • Shark

    Shark

    Learn the facts, and dispel the myths, on these fascinating creatures.

    Grades K-3
    Grades 4-8

  • Splash of Math

    Splash of Math

    See how math is used every day at SeaWorld from animal care to water quality.

    Grades K-3
    Grades 4-8

  • Whales

    Whales

    Dive into the watery world of whales. Activities and information on many species. Includes a whale poster.

    Grades K-3
    Grades 4-8

  • The SeaWorld/Busch Gardens Education Departments offer more than 75 print educational resources for teachers. Information booklets and Teacher's Guides provide animal information and classroom activities. Posters of sharks, killer whales, and more will enhance your classroom.