Animal Rights and Welfare, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1410381153
  • ISBN-13: 9781410381156
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 8th Grade
  • 900 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released March 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018
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Overview

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Animal Rights and Welfareis a 5-volume set that provides coverage of engaging and timely topics related to social issues around animal rights and welfare. Each volume in the series focuses on a distinct subject, such as animal agriculture or hunting, and features historical context as well as a variety of points-of-view and information on the key players in the public discourse. Moral arguments for all sides are examined. The accessible text, written at an 8th grade level, provides clear learning objectives for each chapter and is augmented by relevant charts, graphs, images, primary sources and other visual elements. Critical thinking prompts are interspersed throughout the text. The content supports common core ELA standards and Next Generation Science Standards and is relevant to the study of social issues in the biological, agricultural and environmental sciences, as well as in English language arts, history, social studies and civics classes. The subject of animal rights and welfare is a popular choice for student research papers and debate topics.Animal Rights and Welfare is a 5-volume set that provides coverage of engaging and timely topics related to social issues around animal rights and welfare. Each volume in the series focuses on a distinct subject, such as animal agriculture or hunting, and features historical context as well as a variety of points-of-view and information on the key players in the public discourse. Moral arguments for all sides are examined. The accessible text, written at an 8th grade level, provides clear learning objectives for each chapter and is augmented by relevant charts, graphs, images, primary sources and other visual elements. Critical thinking prompts are interspersed throughout the text. The content supports common core ELA standards and Next Generation Science Standards and is relevant to the study of social issues in the biological, agricultural and environmental sciences, as well as in English language arts, history, social studies and civics classes. The subject of animal rights and welfare is a popular choice for student research papers and debate topics.

Features and Benefits

  • Instructional Guide in the front matter of each volume, explains the classroom friendly features of the title and offers suggestions for using the materials in the classroom.
  • Primary Source sidebars with prompts to help students understand, analyze, and evaluate the source.
  • Callouts that encourage students to analyze, synthesize, engage, evaluate, and recall the information in the text.
  • Sidebars draw attention to important people, organizations, historical moments, and comparing positions or arguments related to the topic.
  • An appendix with assorted printable/downloadable worksheets, tip sheets, student performance checklists, and evaluation guidelines that teachers can use in the classroom or students can use independently.
  • Chronology, recommended sources for further research, and subject index.

What's New

  • Includes teacher and classroom resources such as an instructional guide, concrete curriculum connections, and activities.
  • Video content, carefully selected and/or created to support and enhance the text, is integrated into the text of the eBook.

Alternate Formats

  • Casebound Edition

    ISBN-10: 1410381099 | ISBN-13: 9781410381095

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presents various points-of-view and key players in the public discourse on the use of animals for testing and research, animal research as big business, how legislation protects some animals and how it fails, provides a clear summary of positions, and offers data and evidence supporting these positions. The accessible text, written at an 8th grade level, provides clear learning objectives for each chapter and is augmented by relevant charts, graphs, images, primary sources and other visual elements. Critical thinking prompts are interspersed throughout the text.

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