Use Dr. King’s inspirational quotations about social justice to introduce students to civil rights and animal rights and ways they can take action.
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Animal rights and human rights are inextricably linked. For this lesson, use Dr. King’s words to inspire your students to speak up for all beings.
No school should ever use glue traps—and high school student Abby will inspire you to make sure your school isn’t supporting cruelty!
Get a head start on the winter holiday by bringing some animal-friendly cheer to your class!
Share your love for animals and make your classroom look awesome by incorporating some of TeachKind”s fun classroom decorating tips!
Thinking about getting a classroom “pet”? Think again. Find out why the classroom is NOT a good place for animals.
Every day, we make choices that can either help or hurt animals. Teach your students how they can make a positive difference for animals!
Teach your students to help others by encouraging them to do community service.
There are plenty of excellent student-friendly books with animal rights messages out there—check out TeachKind’s top picks!