HELPING TEACHERS INSPIRE COMPASSION FOR ANIMALS, PEOPLE & THE ENVIRONMENT

Prince Charles School, Edmonton

Ms. Lam’s Grade One Class participated in the AnimalTales program. After reading Hey Little Ant, the students did opinion writing on whether or not they would step on the ant. Good job, Grade 1!

Roland Michener School, Calgary

Mrs. Friesen’s Grade Two Class participated in the AnimalTales program. The students enjoyed the stories and the discussion and activities that took place after each book. Students especially enjoyed the books, Max Talks to Me and Not Norman. Students learned about service dogs and how animals can help humans with self-regulation, as well as how […]

Pembina North Community School, Dapp

Miss Dadson’s Grade Four Class participated in the AnimalTales program. The students enojoyed the stories and the discussion that took place after each book. The students wrote short reflections after each book and shared in conversations the difference between sympathy and empathy. The program was extended to include the Grade 7 students, who created their […]

Anzac Community School, Anzac

Miss Hoisington’s Kindergarten Class participated in the AnimalTales program. The students enjoyed the stories and the discussion and activities that followed each book. Alongside AnimalTales, the students did a six week inquiry about pets; learning about their needs, how to care for various species, pet boundaries and are even doing a fundraiser and donation drive […]

Bridlewood School, Calgary

Mrs. Robinson’s Grade One Class participated in the AnimalTales program. The students enjoyed the stories and the discussion questions and activities that followed. The students were able to make connections from the stories to themselves and others. Good job, Grade 1!

Edelweiss Preparatory School, Calgary

Miss Hughes’s Kindergarten Class participated in the AnimalTales program. The students enjoyed the stories and the discussion of responsible animal caretaking. Good job, Kinders!

St. Rupert School, Calgary

Ms. Timmerman’s Grade Three Class participated in the AnimalTales program. The students enjoyed the stories and the discussion questions and activities that followed each book. The students demonstrated higher level thinking during the class discussion! Way to go, Grade 3!

Glen Avon School, St. Paul

Mrs. Reid’s Grade Two Class participated in the AnimalTales program. The students enjoyed listening to the stories and the discussion and activities that followed each book. The students enjoy learning, talking and reading about different animals, so AnimalTales was a perfect fit! Bravo, Grade 2!

St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic School, Spruce Grove

Mrs. Tremblay’s Grade Six Class participated in the AnimalTales program. The students enjoyed playing the ‘Which Animal Would You Adopt?’ game! While playing, the students would debate how much time they would have, if they have enough space, how many pets they already have, etc. to decide which animal they would adopt. Way to go, […]

Morinville Public School, Morinville

Ms. Goldsmith’s Kindergaten Class participated in the AnimalTales program. The students enjoyed the stories and the discussion and activities that followed each book. The students really latched onto the idea that each animal needs to be loved and cared for. A lot of great discussion was had on how to make sure their pets feel […]

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