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Animal science is a STEM discipline that helps prepare students for high level science and math courses. Animal science is also a great way to bring biology, nutrition and genetics research to life!

AnimalSmart.org has resources you can share with any age group.

For elementary school educators:

Visit the Kids' Zone

Join the Jr. Animal Scientist program

For junior high educators:

Plan a field trip!

For high school educators:

Animal science teaching plans

Use Animal Frontiers for in-class research


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Sign up for the Jr. Animal Scientist program

The new Jr. Animal Scientist program helps kids learn more about science and the animal world. Kids ages 5 to 12 can explore science careers and study the lives of pets, farm animals and zoo animals.

All Jr. Animal Scientists receive a full year subscription to Jr. Animal Scientist magazine. The magazine has great resources for learning at home or in the classroom:

- Articles written just for kids to explain scientific concepts. The first issue focuses on the science of milk production. Future issues will focus on concepts like thermoregulation and genetics.


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