• Hero Dogs of 9/11

    This activity was derived to connect the animal industry with the tragedies of 9/11.  Most students today were not born when the events of 9/11 took place.  I though this activity allowed students to conceptualize 9/1...
    Kristin Sheehan
    created by Kristin Sheehan
  • Traveling With Pets lesson

    If you're in need of a small safety lesson for your Small Animal/Companion Animal classes, I came up with one on the fly today. (You know, one of those days where you change your mind at the last second and still some...
    Julie Fritsch
    last modified by Julie Fritsch
  • Dog Lesson Plans?

    I am a pre-service teacher at Penn State, I will be teaching a unit on dogs in the spring and I was wondering if anyone had any lesson plans for dog training or the domestication of dogs? Thanks for the help!
    Matt Holt
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  • Production Animal Science

    I teach a production animal science class and am having a hard time finding appropriate resources.  I am having to piece together too much and feel that I am missing something all the time.  Does anyone have any resou...
    Angie Pommerening
    last modified by Angie Pommerening
  • Animal System Career Lessons

    Hello Everyone,   Are you teaching Animal Science or Advance Animal Science this semester? Check out this NEW Animal Systems Careers-Lesson Series!!! The six lesson plan series offered on AgExplorer under Educator Res...
    Sara Colombe
    created by Sara Colombe
  • Vet Science labs

    Houdy folks,   I am planning for my vet science unit/6 weeks in the spring. I have a great curriculum that our state ag ed dept provided for us, it covers almost everything I could come up with that I used last year....
    Cole Andes
    last modified by Cole Andes
  • Small Animal Care Rubric

    Like many ag departments, I am allowed to have some small animals (guinea pigs, rabbits, ferrets) to provide hands-on experiences.  Does anyone have a grading rubric/scoring guide they use as part of the student's par...
    Dianna Jarema
    created by Dianna Jarema
  • Meat Pen Rabbits

    I'm looking for information to give to my students about raising Meat Pen rabbits for local, county and state fairs.  When they should breed the does?  What should be the goal weight your rabbits should weigh by the f...
    Craig Micheal Zwahlen
    last modified by Craig Micheal Zwahlen
  • How do you teach therapy animals

    Hello All,   I'm looking to add some more content to my Small Animal Science class. How do you teach therapy animals to your small animal science class? I'm hoping to add more than just a video on therapy animals.   ...
    Rick Bierbrauer
    last modified by Rick Bierbrauer
  • Teaching Small Animal

    I'm teaching small animal at my first year at a new school, I don't think they've had it here before. Anyway, I was just kind of wondering a few things about people who do teach small animal. Are live animals necessar...
    Katie Mouton
    last modified by Katie Mouton
  • SACM I - Pet Visit Permission Forms.doc

    Here is the pet permission form that all students must fill out and turn in before the animal will be allowed to visit the classroom.
    Stacy Skemp
    last modified by Stacy Skemp
  • Supply List for Small Animal Care

    Would anyone like to share what they purchase for their Small Animal Class each year? I have only taught the Small Animal Care I and will be teaching Small Animal Care II in the fall. I do know that the supplies are g...
    Kathryn Simunich
    last modified by Kathryn Simunich
  • Dog myths 2012.pptx

    Use this to talk about dog myths with students in class.  Many students have heard these myths before.
    Stacy Skemp
    last modified by Stacy Skemp
  • Cats?

         I am in need of cat worksheets, PowerPoints,etc. My advisory committee has asked me to include more cat lessons in my curriculum. Thank you for any help! Jess
    Jessie Schermerhorn
    last modified by Jessie Schermerhorn
  • Vet Science Safety/Sanitation Identification

    Hi everyone, I did this with my small animal science class yesterday and they loved it. I set my room up as the "Whitman Vet Clinic" and they had to go around and identify hazard/safety violations in my room. I had a ...
    Carlie Bossard
    last modified by Carlie Bossard
  • Grooming Supply List

    New animal grooming program starting next year.   I have to complete a grant in just a few days asking for new equipment and supplies.   Can anyone supply me with a list of goods/products I need to be requesting? ...
    last modified by Craig
  • Famous Dogs.ppt

    Here is a fun resource that I came across and I like to use it to break up a dog breed unit.  The students really enjoy this presentation and after this presentation we discuss other famous dogs that could be added to...
    Stacy Skemp
    last modified by Stacy Skemp
  • Introduction to Small Animal Care.ppt

    I utilize this as the beginning of Small Animal Care class.
    Stacy Skemp
    last modified by Stacy Skemp
  • Deadly Flowers.ppt

    This presentation talks about deadly plants to cats.  Utilize within your nutrition unit.
    Stacy Skemp
    last modified by Stacy Skemp
  • Cat Myths.ppt

    This is fun to go over with students during a cat unit.
    Stacy Skemp
    last modified by Stacy Skemp