Helpful handouts for pet adopters, owners & educators
How Advertising Portrays Animals
Students learn to observe the messages regarding the treatment and portrayal of animals in advertising through a variety of media. This lesson helps them to be able to distinguish which messages are positive and which are negative, and how they affect the choices we make.
Growth of the Humane Movement
Students will learn thehistory and growth of the humane movement, and its impacts on our world.
Graphing Statistics and Opinions About Pets
Students learn how to use a double bar graph by polling other students about their feelings and experiences with pets. Students will also have the opportunity to think about how pets affect their lives.
Families Come in Different Shapes and Sizes
Students will discuss who they think can make up a family and read a story about a dog’s family, called Jaeger Finds a Family. They will also make dioramas of families.
Facts about Felines
Students learn the difference between the myths and the facts about cats, which will help the students to be more compassionate toward them.