Humane Classroom Tools and Ideas
Teachers: Field trips to roadside zoos can be deadly for your students.
Elders from a Native American Nation in Washington are trying everything to rescue orca Lolita. Here are their efforts to bring her home.
Don’t be fooled by misleading “adopt a cow” programs.
Humane education teaches students to value the lives of ALL animals—not just those commonly deemed worthy by society. But these frauds mislead teachers and their students.
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Let’s be real—the world isn’t yet the vegan utopia that we strive for, and the literature we teach our students often reflects that less-than-ideal state. While there are a number of humane children’s books with messages of compassion, empathy, and inclusion, many classic tales as well as modern texts are rife with questionable language and… Read more »
Model for students what to do when insects or spiders find their way indoors.
Streaming movies is fun, but it’s even better if they inspire you—and your students—to take action for animals.
Teach students about the damaging effects that littering can have on our environment and those who inhabit it.
Ever wonder where these chicks go after their stint in kindergarten jail?
“Almost all of us grew up eating meat, wearing leather, and going to circuses and zoos. We never considered the impact of these actions on the animals involved. For whatever reason, you are now asking the question: Why should animals have rights?” READ MORE
— Ingrid E. Newkirk, PETA President and co-author of Animalkind