TEACHING AND LEARNING WITH AN ANIMAL FOCUS

WHAT IS ANIMALS & US?

Animals & Us provides resources on animal issues for teachers and students in New Zealand Secondary schools. Animals & Us have published four resource books so far:

BATTERY HEN FARMING IN NEW ZEALAND: A CRITICAL EVALUATION

ANIMAL RIGHTS, HUMAN VALUES, SOCIAL ACTION

ANIMALS ON SHOW: A CRITICAL ANALYSIS OF THE ANIMAL ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY

ANIMALS IN SCIENCE: ETHICAL ARGUMENTS AND ALTERNATIVES TO ANIMAL EXPERIMENTS

Our resources are:

  • Focussed on the relationship between human and non-human animals.
  • Designed for use within the NCEA framework for years 11, 12 and 13.
  • Created and peer-reviewed by professional teachers and educationalists.

Animals & Us resources are designed to encourage critical thinking, advance knowledge and develop values of empathy and compassion.

...about the relationships between humans and animals
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...the way animals are seen and treated today
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...about your various school subjects while engaging with issues that interest you
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