Winners Of Startup Weekend & Learning Without Frontiers Edu Tech 2012
WHAT WE DO A children’s education technologycompany that develops productswhich inspire creativity and improveliteracy skills in schools and at home.
NIGHT ZOOKEEPER Our ﬁrst product is a digital online and ofﬂine worldthat combines animals with magic. Children read about an amazing zoo and are invited to create and collect their very own magical animals to live there. Coming Nov 2012
OUR SUPPORTERSOver 500 schools have registeredon NightZookeeper.com and theproject has been ran in over 100different countries.Over 10,000 teachers havedownloaded our free lesson plansand provided valuable feedback.We have over 1,500 educationalsupporters on twitter.
FEEDBACK CHILDREN TEACHERS EDU BLOGGERS “It was great when we talked “There has been a transition from A variety of teachers and education with your boss, the Head story writing to story telling, they thought leaders have written aboutZookeeper, when he was in the seem more aware of the fact that the Night Zookeeper project Night Zoo” they are writing to give pleasure” Max, 9 years old Jackie Powell, Class Teacher “The Night Zookeeper is an interesting cross-curricular projectParticipating students have also “I will deﬁnitely do the project that helps children get creative...”blogged about their experience again...” Tim Rylands with the project Jo Badge, Class Teacher “Children’s imaginations are sparked “Painting my new animal” “What an amazing afternoon with by a rich story...” Emilia, 10 years old the Night Zookeeper! We are wild Oliver Quinlan with ideas and excitement” Cherise Duxbury, Class Teacher
NIGHT ZOOKEEPER LITERATURE The story of the Night Zookeeper is a fantasy adventure set in a Night The Night Zoo of endless possibilities.Young readers and their parents will enjoy Zookeeper Story travelling with the Night Zookeeper to meet such strange beasts as the Spying Giraffes and Time Travelling Elephant. A project guide and resources book which helps educators to Night Zookeeper take full advantage of the magical world of the Night Zookeeper. Lesson Planning This cross-curricular project spans six units and improves literacy whilst developing children’s creative problem-solving skills. Night Zookeeper Our resources have been developed to provide structure to the project. They act as an aid for both the student and the teacher during the planningClassroom Resources and creation of their very own magical animal.
CAN YOU HELP? We are looking for educators to trial ourproject and give us feedback.
THE TEAM A dedicated team including an author, artists, teacher,programmer and designer. Our company’s investors include Telefonica, an organisation with direct relationships with over 300 million customers around the world.