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23Sep2013

Studies on the Human-Animal Bond in the Classroom

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Have you wondered about the benefits of adding a pet to their classroom?  Will it really stimulate learning?  Do they really provide emotional and developmental benefits?  Studies of the bond between human and animals show that they do.   Of course, most children will get excited by a live creature in a classroom and will
16Sep2013

How Pets Improve the Classroom

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Google   If you have been considering getting a classroom pet but have yet to purchase one, you may be wondering if the extra responsibility and work is worth it.  But the rewards you and your students receive in return can be incredible.  Not only has research shown the benefits of pets in the lives
09Sep2013

Introducing a Pet into your Classroom

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Google Can you believe a new school year has already started?  Did you introduce a classroom pet to your students yet?  If you have to purchase a classroom pet or  are waiting for the new school year to settle down before introducing your pet, here are a couple of ideas on how to incorporate one
03Sep2013

Choosing a Classroom Pet – A Classroom Project!

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Are you trying to figure out what kind of classroom pet to get?  Have your students help you!  A research project is a great way to get your students involved and to make an educated decision on what type of pet to get.   One way to do this is to divide your students into project groups
26Aug2013

Teachers Share Curriculum Ideas

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As we shared with you in our previous blog, one of the reasons we love receiving feedback from teachers who receive a Pets in the Classroom grant is because teachers often let us know how the classroom pet has been used in the curriculum.  We love to share these ideas with the other teachers who
12Aug2013

Teachers Use Classroom Pets to Facilitate Learning

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Throughout the existence of the Pets in the Classroom Grant Program, the Pet Care Trust has received feedback from teachers who want to express their appreciation for the financial support they receive through our grants.  Below are a couple of letters we received in the past from teachers who received our educational grant.  What we love about receiving letters
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