St. Jerome Elementary School, Calgary

Ms. Zuba’s Grade Three Class participated in the AnimalTales program. The students enjoyed reading the stories and looked forward to the weekly books and activities. The students wanted to learn more about being a responsible pet owner so they read more about The Five Freedoms, and even brainstormed ideas (outside of class time) of how […]

Viking School, Viking

Mrs. Josephinson’s Grade Six Class participated in the AnimalTales program. The students enjoyed the stories and the discussion that followed. Good job, Grade 6!

Rimbey Elementary School, Rimbey

Ms. Ree’s Grade Five Class participated in the AnimalTales program. The students enjoyed the stories and the discussions that followed. Way to go, Grade 5!

Evergreen Elementary School

Mrs. Flett’s Grade Four Class participated in the AnimalTales program. The students had many discussions about the books and the experiences they had. A lot of the discussions were around the books Call the Horse Lucky and A Home for Dakota – both these books really got the students thinking! Fantastic job, Grade 4!

Brookwood School, Spruce Grove

Mrs. Ainslie-O’Connor’s Grade Three Class participated in the AnimalTales program. The students enjoyed the stories and had great discussions after each one, particularly around grief and pet loss and how to support someone who has lost a pet. Discussion around puppy mills and the role of Alberta SPCA Peace Officers were also had. Way to […]

Irma School, Irma

Mrs. Tomlinson’s Grade Three Class participated in the AnimalTales program. The students enjoyed the stories, especially Oh, Theodore! which fit nicely with their poetry unit! Bravo Grade 3!

Prince Charles School, Edmonton

Ms. Walsh’s Grade Five Class participated in the AnimalTales program. The students enjoyed the stories and the discussions that followed. Specifically, How Smudge Came and One Duck prompted fantastic discussion around empathy and compassion. Way to go, Grade 5!

Evergreen Elementary School, Drayton Valley

MS. Turnbull’s Grade One Class participated in the AnimalTales program. The students enjoyed the stories, especially KokoCat Inside Out! One student liked how ‘[Koko] was an inside cat and how someone resuced him’. Bravo, Grade 1!

Coventry Hills School, Calgary

Ms. Locke’s Grade 3 Class participated in the AnimalsTales program. The students enjoyed the books and the discussions that followed. The students talked about their own pets and those of people they know. Way to go, Grade 3!

École Joe Clark School, High River

Mrs. Saunderson’s Grade One Class participated in the AnimalTales program. The students enjoyed the stories and the discussion around acts of kindness and generosity that followed! Good job, Grade !