Essential questions regarding animals and the humanity:

  1. What role do animals play in our culture?
  2. What specific lessons about compassion and humanity can we learn from animals?


Use these sentences starters to show understanding of the texts you are reading. Add a page (look for tab above) and finish these sentences.

  • When I read.... , I thought....
  • When I read..... , I agreed/disagree because.....
  • When I read..... , it reminded me of.....
  • When I read..... , I predicted.....
  • When I read..... , I wondered.....
  • According to this article/blog/video, animals play an important role in our culture by.....
  • According to this article/blog/video, one of the specific lessons about compassion and humanity is.....