Adaptations of Birds

Bird Discovery Centre
Upper Primary
Secondary
45 minutes
Min 30 people | Max 90 people

Why do animals look different? How do they adapt to the different types of diet? Since birds can fly, do all their wings look the same? What are the adaptations of birds that cannot fly? Unearth the adaptive features of animals in this class.

Programme objectives are to:

  • Understand the differences between structural and behavioural adaptation
  • Understand the different characteristics of habitats and the animals that can be found there
  • Analyse how different birds adapt to each of the different habitats
Local schools Free
Public S$ 5 /person

Hooting Owls

Bird Discovery Centre
Primary
Secondary
30 minutes
Min 20 people | Max 60 people

Find out what makes owls dreaded ‘silent killers of the night’. Learn about the different species of owls and find out which can be found in sunny Singapore.

Local schools S$ 4 /person
Public S$ 5 /person

Penguins & Pals

Bird Discovery Centre
Primary
Secondary
30 minutes
Min 20 people | Max 30 people

Waddle into popular Penguin Coast and watch the penguins glide through the water with speed and agility. Learn how these tuxedo-clad birds trick their predators by just being black and white, as well as discover that not all penguins live in icy cold regions.

Local schools S$ 4 /person
Public S$ 5 /person
  1. For school groups only: For every group of 10 paying students, 1 adult is entitled to join the tour for free. The ‘10:1 ratio’ only applies when schools meet the minimum number of people required
  2. Programme prices include 7% GST but exclude Jurong Bird Park admission.
  3. Prices and programmes are correct at point of communication and subject to change without prior notice.
  4. Group must still pay for the minimum number of people required even if the actual number falls short.
  5. Programmes are available on a first-come, first-served basis, subject to availability. 
  6. Outdoor learning sessions are weather permitting. In the event of wet weather, the Education department reserves the right to replace the affected outdoor programme with an indoor programme at the staff’s discretion