Animal Care Teacher Resources
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New Review Marine Animal Husbandry and Training
Step into the role of a zoo director with several activities about animal training and running a zoo. Kids calculate the amount of food each animal needs, design a habitat for penguins, decide how to breed bottlenose dolphins, and train their classmates using animal training techniques.
7th - 12th Science
New Review Splash of Math
How can kids use math to learn about marine life? Combine math skills with science lessons in a resource featuring activities about life in the sea. Kids graph and calculate data, solve complex word problems, measure geometric shapes, and practice their knowledge of the metric system with a series of interesting lessons.
4th - 8th Math
Crawl into the world of the darkling beetle with this scientific investigation. Watch as the insects move through the larval, pupal, and adult stages of life, recording observations along the way. Discuss the necessities of life as young scientists care for the critters over the course of the experiment.
1st - 3rd English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Students identify the tasks involved with raising infants. In this animal life lesson plan, students compare the similarities between a human child and a baby animal and their different life expectancies. Students discuss the nutrition that should be given to babies and why medicine is sometimes necessary.
3rd - 6th Visual & Performing Arts
Priorities for Improvement
Students examine their school policies. In this animal environment lesson, students discuss the impact humans have on Earth and the vast changes it causes to wild animals and their habitats. Students read assigned text about animal care and design a project which will benefits the lives of animals for years to come.
3rd - 5th Visual & Performing Arts
A Questionnaire: What Do You Like to Read?
What do your fifth graders know about types of fiction, nonfiction, and poetry? Find out as they fill out this questionnaire that requires them to list authors and texts that exemplify each genre. Not only will you be able to assess what they know, you'll be able to get an idea of what they like to read.
5th English Language Arts CCSS: Designed
Personal Learning Plan
Setting goals, career exploration, and self-awareness are three major components found on the path to college. A wide variety of wonderful teaching tools are provided to help you facilitate an understanding of how simple it can be to plan out an academic career.
7th - 12th 21st Century Skills
The Twiddlebugs incorrectly identify their new pet as a cat when it is really a caterpillar. They do a little research and realize that they have made a mistake. Upon discovery, they adjust their animal care techniques accordingly. The video explores how to find out information and how to identify the characteristics of an animal.
2 mins Pre-K - K Science
Sheltering and Caring for Animals
Students learn about animal shelters and adoption agencies. In this animal care instructional activity, students watch a video about the ASPCA and discuss what an animal shelter is, how it operates and what services it provides animals and the community.
4th - 6th Social Studies & History