Students describe a major attraction in the Bronx. They locate the attraction on a map, identify how to travel to get there, identify the types of jobs that people might have there or businesses that it might support.
Questions to Explore:
What is the Bronx Zoological Society? Where is it? How do you get there? How are the animals obtained? How is the living space designed for the animals? Who works at the Bronx Zoo?
Bronx maps—street, subway and bus.
African Plains Animals
Elephant Eating at the Bronx Zoo
Giant Panda at Play
Swan Finds Home at the Bronx Zoo
Suggested Bronxboro Article & Web Site:
Bronx Zoological Park Opened 25 Years Ago…
Bronx Zoo (web site)
Zoos; Animals; Parks; Recreation