Shedd offers an array of complementary resources for classroom, home school or other educators. Explore conservation and sustainability, animal habitats, the Great Lakes and more!
Our learning lab guides will help you make the most of your Shedd experience.
These exhibit guides let you dive deeper into Shedd’s animal collection and habitats to help you plan a field trip that meets your needs.
Our conservation videos and educator guides enhance classroom learning through visual mediums.
Our educator resource kits give you new tools for learning.
With these printable maps, you can guide your students through a themed exploration of Shedd's exhibits and animals.
Use this map to help you navigate on your Shedd field trip.
Sign up for our free online Great Lakes program for teacher professional development training!
Teachers in Illinois, Indiana, Michigan and Wisconsin receive a free Shedd Pass! Sign up here.
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See what workshops and educators-only special events are coming up.
Discover what exhibits you can explore during your field trip.