Discover how diverse cultures and animals respond to conservation challenges on a global level as you adventure through Disney's Animal Kingdom park.
For groups of 10 or more.
Bring environmental studies lessons to life with this 3-hour program at Disney’s Animal Kingdom park. Students in 6th through 8th grade will gain a new perspective while discovering how all people and animals are connected and how they respond to environmental challenges. Your group will study different cultural perspectives on conservation, challenges to fossil fuels and human development of renewable energy. Students will work together using their new knowledge to create an effective conservation action plan.
During this interactive field study, students will:
Disney's Animal Kingdom theme park is accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums.
All programs subject to availability. Program content, times, attractions and locations are subject to change due to inclement weather, availability or group dynamics. Students must meet minimum age/grade requirements.
Disney Youth Education Series fulfill many of the National Core Standards. Review the standards explored through this experience.
Park Location: Disney's Animal Kingdom® Theme Park
Program Length: 3 hours
Program Grade Range: Grades 6 - 8
Below are 6 easy steps for planning your Disney Youth Education Series visit to Walt Disney World® Resort.
Additional Guests are the perfect way to share the wonder and magic of your Walt Disney World Resort visit. Students, friends and family can each enjoy their own special kind of Disney fun with the same great value-priced Disney Youth Education Series ticket packages!* The number of Group Leaders and additional Guests (i.e. chaperones, parents, siblings, etc.) may not exceed the number of students.
Please note: The Disney Youth Education Series Additional Guest ticket package does not include participation in the Disney Youth Education Series program.
Disney Youth Representatives can guide you in choosing the programs that best suit your group, plan your food and beverage options and book your Disney Resort accommodations at special group rates.
*A minimum of 10 students is required and a maximum of one (1) adult may attend the program per ever five (5) students. A minimum of 1 adult per 15 students must attend the program.
Theme park admission is required and all participants must purchase a Disney Youth Education Series ticket package to attend any Disney Youth Education Series program. Use of an admission ticket is required for entrance into the park on the date of your program. Tickets are valid for 7 days prior to your arrival date and after departure date. Annual Passes, complimentary admission and regular front-gate admission cannot be applied to the cost of a program.
All programs subject to availability. Program content, times, attractions and locations subject to change due to inclement weather, availability or group dynamics. Students must meet minimum age/grade requirements.
Use the downloadable materials below to share the objective and key learning points of this program with other teachers, administrators and parents. Also, refer to these materials for support in writing grant applications.
The program description sheet provides an overview of the experience and the key learning points of the program.