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Share The World
Title: Share the World
Suggested Age Range: Ages 8-10
Item Type: Curriculum, teachers’ guide,
video, worksheets, poster
Description: Six-page teachers’ guide,
28-minute video, nine reproducible worksheets, and a 17”x22” full-color poster
Suitable for the Following Subjects: Ethics,
health, language arts, math, science, social studies, Spanish,
other (Chinese, Dutch, German, Greek, Hebrew, Hindi, and Malayalam)
(American English, British English, Chinese, Dutch, German,
Greek, Hebrew, Hindi, Malayalam, Mandarin Chinese, Spanish)
How to Order: Available From Share the World
Share the World is an educational program that is designed
to help your students better understand and appreciate the
animals with whom we share our world. The program promotes
compassion and empathy for animals while allowing students
to practice their reading, writing, and math skills.
The video and activity sheets contain the following four parts:
• The Amazing World of Animals introduces students to the unique and complex world of animals
by demonstrating some of their spectacular characteristics
and abilities. It also shows the many ways in which humans
and animals are similar.
• Animals and Their Feelings reveals the variety of feelings—including love, pain,
and sadness—that animals share with us. Activities and
reading assignments are used to build empathy in students.
• Changing Times, Changing Minds allows students to explore the ways in which the use of animals
has changed over the years and the ways in which technological
advances have made the use of animals unnecessary.
• Making Humane Choices encourages
students to follow the Golden Rule in their interactions with
animals by presenting five situations and asking students
how they should respond to them.
• Worksheet 4 PDF,
• Worksheet 9 (Math) PDF,
This activity sheet uses basic addition and multiplication
problems to illustrate how quickly unaltered companion animals
can reproduce and emphasize the importance of spaying and
The poster reads, “Everyone Matters:
Share the World” and includes a full-color drawing of
a variety of people and animals, holding hands, fins, paws,
and wings and dancing in a circle on top of the Earth. View
the poster here.
For more information, visit www.sharetheworld.com.
Suggested Uses: Share the World is a complete
curriculum that is ready to use in the classroom. Simply make
copies of the reproducible activity sheets for your students,
hang the poster in your classroom, and show the video. The
teachers’ guide will lead you through the activities
and discussions. Humane education could not be any easier.