Sowing Seeds Workbook
Sowing Seeds Workbook:
A Humane Education Primer
Title: Sowing Seeds Workbook: A Humane Education Primer
Author/Producer: Zoe Weil, Rae Sikora, and
Institution for Humane Education (IIHE)
Suggested Age Range: Ages 10-adult
Item Type: Workbook with lesson plans
Specs: 8 1/2”x11” 141-page workbook
Price: Download printable PDF for free
Suitable for the Following Subjects: Ethics,
humane education, language arts, library resource, science,
How to Order: Download printable PDF for free.
Description: Sowing Seeds Workbook: A
Humane Education Primer is an indispensable resource
for educators who seek to empower their students to make compassionate
choices, think critically, and be respectful. It contains
the following sections:
• An Introduction to Humane Education: What it is and
why it’s important
• Effective Communication: How to engage students and
help them learn
• Getting Started: How to prepare a presentation, get
invited into schools, and manage the classroom, plus information
about teaching and learning styles
• Lesson Plans: Nine excellent lessons filled with the
following creative, educational interactive activities:
• Questions and Answers: Suitable answers to common
questions that students ask about animal-protection issues
• Resources: Lists of relevant videos, books, periodicals,
TeachKind highly recommends this book for all educators.
We consider it essential reading for both novice and expert
humane educators. Download your copy today.
Suggested Uses: Teachers can use the lesson plans and resource materials to create an entire unit on animal-protection issues or to integrate some of the lessons into their curriculum.
Community members who want to become humane educators can
use the workbook to aid them in teaching at local schools.
The International Institute of Humane Education, the publisher
of this workbook, also offers a distance-learning certificate,
a degree program, and periodic Sowing Seeds workshops to aid
people in becoming more effective humane educators. Check
TeachKind’s upcoming events page to learn more about these and other programs and workshops.