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A Kids' Guide to Protecting & Caring for Animals: How to Take Action!

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Kids learn about animal welfare around the world, including cruelty prevention, emergency rescue, wildlife rehabilitation, animal advocacy, habitat preservation, and shelter volunteering. They explore ways to address the needs of animals—both domestic and wild, read what others (including young people) have done and are doing to help, find out what their community needs, a ...more
Paperback, 48 pages
Published September 1st 2008 by Free Spirit Publishing (first published 2008)
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ROOTS & SHOOTS BOOK CLUB October 2008: "A Kids' Guide to Caring for and Protecting Animals"

You love animals. You want to take action for them.

This month's Roots & Shoots Book Club selection—A Kids' Guide to Caring for and Protecting Animals by Cathryn Berger Kaye—will help you do just that. Written in collaboration with the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA), t
I was rather surprised by the format of this book, which is set up like a workbook instead of something similar to ASPCA Kids: Kids Making a Difference for Animals . Teachers and humane educators can run off copies of the pages and hand them out as individual activity sheets.

That said, the information and ideas contained within this book are mostly excellent. Expect lots of open-ended questions and calls to research that will really get students thinking. The pages themselves are also more visua
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Cathryn Berger Kaye, M.A., is an international service learning consultant and a former classroom teacher. She works with state departments of education, university faculty and students, school districts, and classroom teachers on a variety of education issues such as service learning, civic responsibility, student leadership, and respectful school communities.
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