African Safari

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A virtual adventure through the plains of Africa. Plan a photoshoot with 10 wildlife creatures such as lunging lions, ziggy zebras, enormous elephants, and hungry hippos. Learn about African culture while learning how to make delicious African food with indie Youtubers.

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African Safari
$10.00 $20.00

African Safari
$10.00 $20.00

Additional information

Countries Covered

Botswana, Kenya, Namibia, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe

Cultural Concepts

Art, Dance, Music, Intangible, Rituals

Time Period

Modern

Number of ZooAR Holograms

10 ZooAR Holograms

Interactive Workbooks

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Google Earth Voyage

Included

Dynamic Quizzes

2 Quizzes

Recipes

5 Recipes

Email Series

14 Part Series

Points Available

250 Points

Estimated Time

2 Hours

Purchase Options

Classroom Memberships, Credit/Debit, Crypto, Gifting, Membership, Paypal, Points

African Safari
$10.00 $20.00

7 reviews

4.29 overall rating

6 out of 7 (86%)
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DisneyDenizen
February 12, 2021

A perfect blend of fun and education – perfect for homeschooling. This field trip is incredibly educational while also being fun and engaging. It’s a winning combination. I can not recommend it highly enough. We plan to buy nearly all of the field trips as they come out. Even though my younger daughter has aged past animals, she insists we keep buying them because she likes the holograms. This is a bit of a bone of contention in my house because my older daughter teaches and wants them in her classroom and the platform is quite ready for group teaching yet.

Jheneya
February 12, 2021

My 3-year-old son really loves elephants so I went looking for a virtual field trip to Africa. This one was a good price and is all about African wildlife. It has 4d holograms that you beam with your iPad and the illustrations are fun and vibrant. What I really like though is that it’s very educational. There are things in it that I didn’t even know. My only critique is that it’s a little wordy compared to children’s books so sometimes my son won’t sit through the entire reading. or the workbooks.

Carlyn
February 12, 2021

Not for toddlers. I ended up skipping sections including defining predators and prey; fast antelopes living and slow ones not; carpet vipers injecting poison and hiding in weeds, etc.

Velia Graham
February 12, 2021

Zoptiks is a hit at our house, especially the holograms! At times the content is forced and the cadence of the sentences trips up a bit, BUT after getting the hang of its become one of my son’s favorites (and I’ve figured out where to put emphasis on the workbooks to work…well, at least to work better). He loves learning about the different animals, and the information goes beyond surface level. Sometimes the vocabulary is a bit advanced and not always defined, but I like that it stretches him a bit. Learning to ask what words mean is a good skill to have, and I have found that people are very impressed when a three-year-old accurately uses words like tawny and herbivore. There is quite a bit of text per unit, which is great because it gives more info about each animal but could be challenging for kids who are not used to longer sections of text. Since each unit of Zoopedia or so presents a new type of animal, you don’t have to go through the whole field trip at one sitting, which it could be helpful for working up to reading more words per page. Although I tend to prefer to have photographs, these illustrations are playful and bright, which helps the field trip feel more like a “fun,” fiction book than an educational one. All in all, I love that my kiddo is excited about learning–both information about animals and vocabulary so this field trips comes highly recommended from our family.

Micka
February 12, 2021

Makes great bedtime reading adventure for a young child.

Tatt2edtears97
February 12, 2021

The interactive video really kept my little learner engaged. There were little popup questions and codes for him to scan throughout. He also really liked all the baby animals so much. Can’t wait for him to hold the postcard he earned, it’s going to be his first ‘earned’ toy.

Rachel P.
February 19, 2021

“I just want to let you know how much of a blessing Zoptiks has been to me and to my students during this pandemic. The theme in my classroom is “travel.” We have been able to continue with this theme by going on an adventure to Africa!. It’s been the highlight of everyone’s week. By far one of the best purchases I made this year.”

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Start Your Journey
With An Interactive Safari

Experience the safari from your ‘jeep’, drone eyes, and stunning closeups. We take your experience to the next level by adding interactive puzzles, questions, and check-ins to help you stay engaged. Periodically bring 4D holograms of the creatures to life with ZooAR.

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Bring Lifesize
4D Hologram
Creatures Home

Pose with your favorite animals like never before and understand in a new dimension. ‘Touch’ wildlife digitally!

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2 Exploration Stations

Travel around Africa with Jane Goodall and understand her work with chimpanzees, feel free to go off course and explore Africa using all of Google Earth’s awesomeness and crowdsourced material.

Jump around from famous landmarks with 360-degree panoramic tours. Check out the Avenue of Balboas, Mount Kiliminjaro, The Serengeti Plains, and from a whole new perspective.

3 Interactive Workbooks,
Built For Comprehension

Fill in the blank, word searches, matching games, and more to help you understand easier. Skip the reading and have fun learning while pushing your brain to think in different ways.

3 Culture, Art, and Tradition Videos
Through Real Indie YouTubers.

Dive into African arts, dance, clothes, and socioeconomic conditions with curated videos. Interested in an alternative perspective? Learn more about the African Dandies and their outrageous spending habits.

5 Delicious Local Recipes
By African Content Creators

Fill in the blank, word searches, matching games, and more to help you understand easier. Skip the reading and have fun learning while pushing your brain to think in different ways.

Aligned with K-8 Educational Standards

We went ahead and created classroom curriculums for grades 1-8 aligned with the educational concepts each field trip satisfies.

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Dynamic Quizzes

Short, curated pre/post quizzes to help you think through everything. Test your knowledge before and after to see if you learned anything new. A great way to test for comprehension and shore up any points you might have missed.

Stunning Photography
By Christian Del Rosario

Throughout the field trip, you’ll find a curated photo gallery of the African savannah through the lens of a professional wildlife photographer.

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Sheldrick Wildlife Trust
Help Save Baby Elephants

Zoptiks has committed to donating 10% of this field trip and all memberships to the Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, a non-profit committed to elephant and rhino conservation in Kenya.

Watch a short video about their amazing work.

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