CERCA Now: What Can Animals Teach Humans?
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ELEMENTARY: A Symbol of Peace: The Giant Panda
HIGH SCHOOL: Primate Brains May Explain Humans’ Fear of Snakes
Should classrooms or schools be allowed to have pets?
Some people believe that zoos are important for helping people understand and protect animals. Others believe they are bad for animals. Do you believe that zoos are still a good idea, so long as zookeepers treat animals well?
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Humans learn from animal psychology and medical research, leading to improvements for all humans. What do researchers say animals can teach us about love?
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USING/CITING EVIDENCE IN INFORMATIONAL TEXTS
In this lesson, students will learn techniques for reading visual sources, such as timelines, maps, charts and graphs, and political cartoons.
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This set of CERCA Slides was developed to inspire everyone to be nature’s stewards!