Learning Resources

We have teacher and student workbooks available, full of Monkey World content to reflect the curriculum. Below you can find examples of the workbooks.

To purchase, please visit the gift shop!

Homeschooling Primate Course

This week we’ll discuss all the characteristics of primates, and what makes this family of mammals different to others, such as cat and dogs.

Below you’ll find the powerpoint slides, handouts, activities and quizzes as well as a glossary and suggested reading.
The interactive social media lessons will take place on Monday on Facebook at 11am. Email education@monkeyworld.org for reminders, and to answer any other questions you may have. Once you’ve completed your worksheet, send it to us and we’ll award your little monkey a certificate!

What Are Primates? Video Lesson

What Are Primates? Lesson PowerPoint PDF

What Are Primates? Lesson Slides with Notes

What Are Primates? Activities and Worksheet

What Are Primates? Advanced Level Activities

What Are Primates? Glossary & Suggested Reading

WEEK TWO: Primate Taxonomy

This week we’ll discuss the different families of primates, and how you can tell apes, monkeys and prosimians apart!

Below you’ll find the powerpoint slides, handouts, activities and quizzes as well as a glossary and suggested reading.
The interactive social media lessons will take place on Monday on Facebook at 11am. Email education@monkeyworld.org for reminders, and to answer any other questions you may have. Once you’ve completed your worksheet, send it to us and we’ll award your little monkey a certificate!

Primate Taxonomy Video Lesson

Primate Taxonomy Lesson PowerPoint PDF

Primate Taxonomy Lesson Handout

Primate Taxonomy Activities and Worksheet

Primate Taxonomy Glossary and Further Reading

Primate Taxonomy Higher Level Activities and Worksheet

WEEK THREE: Primate Habitats

This week you’ll discover where in the world primates live!

Below you’ll find the powerpoint slides, handouts, activities and quizzes as well as a glossary and suggested reading.
The interactive social media lessons will take place on Monday on Facebook at 11am. Email education@monkeyworld.org for reminders, and to answer any other questions you may have. Once you’ve completed your worksheet, send it to us and we’ll award your little monkey a certificate!

Primate Habitats Video Lesson

Primate Habitats Lesson PowerPoint PDF

Primate Habitats Lesson Handout

Primate Habitats Activities and Worksheet

Primate Habitats Glossary and Further Reading

Primate Habitats Higher Level Activities and Worksheet

WEEK FOUR: Primate Movement

This week we’ll discuss the four ways that primates move, and how their movement is adapted to their habitat!

Below you’ll find the powerpoint slides, handouts, activities and quizzes as well as a glossary and suggested reading.
The interactive social media lessons will take place on Tuesday on Facebook at 11am. Email education@monkeyworld.org for reminders, and to answer any other questions you may have. Once you’ve completed your worksheet, send it to us and we’ll award your little monkey a certificate!

Primate Movement Video Lesson

Primate Movement Lesson PowerPoint PDF

Primate Movement Lesson Handout

Primate Movement Activities and Worksheet

Primate Movement Glossary and Further Reading

Primate Movement Higher Level Activities and Worksheet

WEEK FIVE: Primate Communication & Senses

This week we’ll discuss the ways that primates communicate!

Below you’ll find the powerpoint slides, handouts, activities and quizzes as well as a glossary and suggested reading.
The interactive social media lessons will take place on Monday on Facebook at 11am. Email education@monkeyworld.org for reminders, and to answer any other questions you may have. Once you’ve completed your worksheet, send it to us and we’ll award your little monkey a certificate!

Primate Communication Video Lesson

Communication & Senses Lesson PowerPoint PDF

Communication & Senses Lesson Handout

Communication & Senses Activities and Worksheet

Communication & Senses Glossary and Further Reading

Communication & Senses Higher Level Activities and Worksheet

WEEK SIX: Primate Feeding & Food

This week we’ll discuss the diet of primates, and how they are adapted to eat those foods!

Below you’ll find the powerpoint slides, handouts, activities and quizzes as well as a glossary and suggested reading.
The interactive social media lessons will take place on Monday on Facebook at 11am. Email education@monkeyworld.org for reminders, and to answer any other questions you may have. Once you’ve completed your worksheet, send it to us and we’ll award your little monkey a certificate!

Feeding & Food Video Lesson

Feeding & Food Lesson PowerPoint PDF

Feeding & Food Lesson Handout

Feeding & Food Activities and Worksheet

Feeding & Food Glossary and Further Reading

Feeding & Food Higher Level Activities and Worksheet

WEEK SEVEN: Primate Social Organisation

This week we’ll discuss how wild primate families live together, and how we try to replicate this for our rescued primates at Monkey World!

Below you’ll find the powerpoint slides, handouts, activities and quizzes as well as a glossary and suggested reading.
The interactive social media lessons will take place on Monday on Facebook at 11am. Email education@monkeyworld.org for reminders, and to answer any other questions you may have. Once you’ve completed your worksheet, send it to us and we’ll award your little monkey a certificate!

Social Organisation Video Lesson

Social Organisation Lesson PowerPoint PDF

Social Organisation Lesson Handout

Social Organisation Higher Level Activities and Worksheet

Social Organisation Activities and Worksheet

WEEK EIGHT: Reproduction & Growth

This week we’ll discuss primates’ life cycles and the different stages they go through before they are fully grown.

Below you’ll find the powerpoint slides, handouts, activities and quizzes as well as a glossary and suggested reading.
The interactive social media lessons will take place on Monday on Facebook at 11am. Email education@monkeyworld.org for reminders, and to answer any other questions you may have. Once you’ve completed your worksheet, send it to us and we’ll award your little monkey a certificate!

Reproduction & Growth Video Lesson

Reproduction & Growth Lesson PowerPoint PDF

Reproduction & Growth Lesson Handout

Reproduction & Growth Higher Level Activities and Worksheet

Reproduction & Growth Activities and Worksheet

WEEK NINE: Conservation & Growth

This week we’ll discuss the threats primates face in the wild and how organisations like Monkey World work to rescue and rehabilitate victims of the illegal wildlife trade.

Below you’ll find the powerpoint slides, handouts, activities and quizzes.
The interactive social media lessons will take place on Monday on Facebook at 11.30am. Email education@monkeyworld.org for reminders, and to answer any other questions you may have. Once you’ve completed your worksheet, send it to us and we’ll award your little monkey a certificate!

Conservation & Rescue Video Lesson

Conservation & Rescue Lesson PowerPoint PDF

Conservation & Rescue Lesson Handout

Conservation & Rescue Higher Level Activities and Worksheet

Conservation & Rescue Activities and Worksheet

STAMP Lesson Materials

If your little monkey has a passion for primates, try out these activities based around our campaign against the UK pet trade. There is a mix of persuasive writing, debates and processing information. The lesson’s powerpoint slides and notes are included as a pdf and teacher notes to guide your “lesson” are included too.

This is a sample of work our education team present to classes, both at outreach sessions, over Skype and at the park.

Get in touch with us if you’d like to arrange one of these for your class / children.

STAMP Lesson Resource Pack

STAMP Lesson Slides with Notes

Please download and display our informative posters below.

Education Packs

Monkey World has now released Education Packs for teachers and students at Key Stage levels 1, 2 and 3!

The A4 Education Pack for teachers, plus 3 editions of the A5 work books for students can be purchased from the Online Gift Shop.

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