Curriculum

RSPCA approved learning resources that have curriculum links.


Lesson Plan: Kylie the Kangaroo’s Broken Tail

Kylie the Kangaroo's Broken Tail - Illustration from the book Kylie the Kangaroos Broken Tail of a kangaroo

Students will work with the teacher to sequence the illustrations from the storybook Kylie the Kangaroo’s Broken Tail and devise a caption for each image. By interpreting these illustrations and discussing their ideas, students will develop an awareness of the problem of native animals being hit by cars.


Lesson Plan: Getting A Pet

Getting A Pet - A happy dog pants after playing soccer

In this lesson students design a proposal to present to their parents/guardians. This proposal will illustrate their understanding of the responsibility of owning a pet.


Lesson Plan: Design A Pet

Design A Pet - A happy Jack Russel with tongue hanging out

By designing their own pet, students will learn that different animals have certain requirements to stay healthy and happy and need care throughout their lives.


Lesson Plan: Pet Portraits

Pet Portraits - Illustration of a cat painting a picture on an easel with a paint brush

Students will explore different techniques for creating a pet portrait. They will use captions to describe the emotions shown by the animals in the portrait.