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Guided Reading Lesson Plan: Our Class Pet
Reading Our Class Pet with your youngsters will lead to a class discussion! What are the benefits of having a pet? What are the responsibilities that come along with it? This resource provides prompts and activities to facilitate these discussions.
K - 1st Language Arts 3 Views 13 Downloads
Meeting the Needs of Pets
Young scholars explore pet care. In this animal welfare lesson, students discuss how individuals provide for their pets. Young scholars also discuss how they can contribute to local shelters to help animals in their care.
K - 3rd Social Studies & History 3 Views 17 Downloads
Pre-School Pet Care
Having a class pet means knowing what all living things need to survive. Children in preschool through grade one, take on the responsibility of caring for a class pet, while discussing the necessity for food, water, and shelter. They take turns caring for the animal and periodically discussing its behavior.
Pre-K - 1st Science 9 Views 16 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Animals as Pets: Everything You Need to Know
Students complete internet based research on pet care in order to prepare a written and oral presentation for the class. They examine the life span, environment, food and grooming of the pet they chose to research. They complete the associated research worksheet as they prepare their research.
3rd - 5th Language Arts 3 Views 14 Downloads
Students discover the importance of proper pet care. In this animal welfare lesson, students write a mock diary of all the things a pet owner must do on a daily basis. Students estimate the amount of time that is needed to properly care for a pet.
K - 2nd Social Studies & History 3 Views 1 Download
Our Class Pet
Students explore animal characteristics by reading a story in class. In this pet ownership lesson, students read the book Our Class Pet and discuss their feelings about the book based on the cover. Students read the non-fiction story and answer study questions.
1st - 3rd Language Arts 3 Views 6 Downloads
Pet Care Adds Up
Students calculate the costs of properly caring for a pet. In this animal welfare lesson, students use pet supply catalogs and websites to gather information about the cost of caring for a pet. Students are divided into groups and are assigned a different pet to research the cost of owning.
1st - 3rd Math 3 Views 12 Downloads
Fabulous Felines: How to Choose the Purrfect Cat
Students investigate the concept of pet care and cats. In this cat lesson, students discuss responsibilities for pet care and take a cat quiz. Students discuss where to get their cats and how to care for them. Students may visit an animal shelter and then create a collage about cat characteristics.
5th - 7th Science 3 Views 1 Download
Using Credit and Spending Money Wisely
Pupils discuss how to spend money wisely. In this consumer math lesson, students read the book, Mr. Popper's Penguins and discuss how much it costs to take care of a pet. Pupils complete a worksheet to calculate the total cost of pet care.
1st - 4th Math 8 Views 63 Downloads
Bad Dog or Bad Owner?
Students discuss the responsibilities of pet ownership. In this animal welfare lesson, students visit selected websites to investigate the attributes of the pit bull. Students also consider the costs and how to care for dogs.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 6 Downloads
Looking After Our Pets
Learners explore animal lifestyles by illustrating images. In this pet care lesson plan, students discuss their own pets and the conditions animals need to survive in both nature or a home. Learners draw snakes and complete an activity sheet based on the different types of animals in our society.
K - 3rd Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 21 Downloads