ERIC Number: ED473857
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2000-Sep
Animals in the Classroom: A Guide for Elementary and Secondary Educators.
Birkholz, Elaine; Theran, Peter
This document features a guide for elementary and secondary school teachers integrating animals into their curriculum and classrooms. Topics discussed include suitable classroom pets, care and housing, integrating the classroom pet into the curriculum, live animal studies, earthworms, dissections, science fairs, and resources. (YDS)
Descriptors: Animals, Biological Sciences, Dissection, Elementary Secondary Education, Pets, Science Education
Massachusetts Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, Center for Lab Animal Welfare, 350 S. Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02130. Tel: 617-522-7400; Fax: 617-522-4885; Web site: http://www.labanimalwelfare.org.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Produced by Massachusetts Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals and American Humane Education Society.