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24Jun2016

Pets in the Classroom Hosts 2nd Annual Curriculum Contest

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Grant Program Hosts 2nd Annual Curriculum Contest   Pets in the Classroom invites teachers to submit lesson plans built around their classroom pets. The Pets in the Classroom grant program invites pre-kindergarten through 8th grade teachers to enter their 2nd annual Curriculum Contest by submitting lesson plans that incorporate classroom pets.  Now through August 1st, teachers can submit their
27Oct2015

Coral Reefs in the Classroom

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It is amazing what can be learned through classroom pets.  Take the students at Cooper Middle School.  Through their teacher Carol Mickus, the Science/STEM Educator, the  students learned some fascinating lessons through their saltwater tank and a lesson plan called “Coral Reefs in the Classroom.”   “Our saltwater tank project has truly been a great
19Oct2015

Gerbils in the Willow Room

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  Incorporating classroom pets into lesson plans can be both educational and fun. Emily Colwell and Michelle Colby, teachers at Brown/Fox Point Early Childhood Education Center and winners of the Pets in the Classroom Curriculum Contest, built an incredible lesson plan for their students built around their classroom pet gerbils. With a lot of the lesson plan based on
12Jun2015

Pets in the Classroom Curriculum Contest

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Summer for teachers means relaxing with your feet up and a complete vacation from school, right? We know that’s not true! As you wonderful teachers take a break from the classroom, but spend time revisiting your lesson plans and planning for the next school year, we hope you take time to enter our Pets in the
29Dec2014

Classroom Pet Project at Weaverville Primary School

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Looking for ideas on how to get your students involved with and excited about caring for a classroom pet?  Last week on our blog, we posted about Mr. Powell, a teacher at Weaverville Primary School who has made getting a classroom pet an excited project that the students have really invested in.  Take a look
21Dec2014

Classroom Pet becomes Classroom Project

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When it comes to education, a simple hands-on activity can make a lifelong impact.  This is exactly what is happening at Weaverville Primary School.  Educators are working together on a project that is teaching their students many lessons they will never forget. Even with persuasive papers written, research done, a commercial made, and a yard
29Sep2014

Pets Add Life Poetry Contest

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Having a pet in the classroom provides many opportunities for learning.  Whether it be in science, math, art, reading, or writing, classroom animals can provide excitement to what might otherwise be an uninteresting subject to some students.  This is why Pets in the Classroom is excited that Pets Add Life will once again be providing
22Jul2014

Character-Building Lesson Plans

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Google Having a classroom pet opens up opportunities for incorporating your exciting little friend into lesson plans and curriculum.  Kids love projects that incorporate their favorite classroom creature, and teachers have told us that their classroom pets have motivated and inspired students to improve their skills in many areas. But classroom pets do more than
06Jan2014

6th Annual Pets Add Life Children’s Poetry Contest

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As you gear up for the return to school and begin thinking about lesson plans that will excite the students after returning from being away, consider adding Pets Add Life Children’s Poetry Contest to your arsenal of ideas!   The Pets Add Life Children’s Poetry Contest is open to third through eighth grade students and
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
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