Educator Resources for Dogs

Man’s best friend or slobbery nuisance? In this BrainPOP movie, Tim and Moby tell you everything you need to know about dogs. Learn about some of the dog’s more ferocious relatives and find out why you can’t just bring a wolf cub home and call it a puppy. Discover when and where dogs were first domesticated, and how they helped out early humans. Find out how breeds developed, learn about how kennel clubs classify dogs into different groups, and see some examples of breeds that fall into each category. Plus, discover the traits that all dogs share, and why it’s important for puppies to have lots of human contact when they’re young. Finally, learn what dogs need from humans and how you can make your pet a loyal, gentle companion. The only thing you won’t learn is how to talk your parents into getting you one!

Lesson Plans

Animals Lesson Plan: Diversity of Life

Grade Levels: 3-5, 6-8, 9-12