Our
location

SEA LIFE Kelly Tarlton's Aquarium

23 Tamaki Drive, Ōrākei

Auckland 1071

New Zealand

Get Directions
Contact Us

SINK YOUR TEETH

INTO OUR NEWSLETTER

I'd like to receive updates from SEA LIFE Kelly Tarlton's Aquarium.



Ages 13 - 18 Years old

Ocean TEENS: HIGH School

HIGH SCHOOL EDUCATION

 

ocean teens logo

Ocean Teens is an educational programme provided by SEA LIFE Kelly Tarlton's Aquarium tailored for young adult learning. Develop your high school students' passion for our oceans through exploration of our underwater world. Ocean Teens allows students to learn from a wealth of experience with our marine specialists' expertise and getting a guide to marine careers after school.

We provide the choice of one of the options below to suit your particular group’s requirements. The session involves exploration of our rockpools followed by 40 minutes of play-based activities in our education room with one of our educators, where students are encouraged to role-play, explore and imagine. Our activity stations engage students in sustainability issues and sensory play with authentic artifacts. Students can pretend to rescue, rehabilitate and release injured marine life, learn about responsible fishing and explore marine treasures. Your group will then embark on a self-guided tour around the highlights of the aquarium to view sharks, stingrays, turtles, and penguins.

HIGH SCHOOL TOPICS

OUR OCEANS, YOUR FUTURE: CAREERS 
Learn from experience with our marine team - a guide to marine careers after school.

MARINE MORPHOLOGY: ADAPTIONS
Taking a closer look at the adaptions and body systems necessary for life in the ocean. (Biology 2.3, 3.3 & 3.4. EFS 3.2)

BODIES IN THE OCEAN: ADAPTIONS 
Investigate the adaptions and body systems of marine species.

Introduction to ocean composition, circulation and the carbon cycle. (ESS 3.4)

Discover what makes animals tick, how we can use that to enhance their lives and why its important.

ANTARCTICA: HABITAT
Discover Earths harshest habitat - Antarctica! How animals can survive the cold....

HERE TODAY, GONE TOMORROW: CONSERVATION 
A look at extinction and what this means. Identifying threats as well as solutions.

School Enquiry form

Ready to dive in? Contact our Education Consultants and find the right solution to immerse your students in our hands-on SEA LIFE Learning programmes. All fields marked * are required.

Please tick at least ONE option





The important stuff

Excursion admission type  Price per person Details
Teacher previsit scouting   FREE Complementary preliminary scouting visit provided for planning excursions. 24 hours advance notice required. 
High school student $12.50 High school students aged 13 - 18 years old inclusive. All abilities.

Teacher/supervisor

FREE 1 free teacher or adult supervisor per 6 high school students.
Additional teacher/supervisor  $31.00 Extra teacher or adult supervisor in addition to the free ratio listed above.
Disabled carer FREE 1 free disabled carer per 1 disabled high school student.

  

 

All documents must be signed by the relevant parties and brought with you on the day of your visit.

Click here to download all you need to know about your excursion

Click here to download the Behaviour Contract

Click here to download the Parent Helper agreement 

Click here to download the RAMS form

 

 

EDUCATION DEPARTMENT CONTACT DETAILS: 

For education enquiries, please call +64 9 531 5157 or email learn@kellytarltons.co.nz.