Cats in the Classroom
Educating children and adults about the correct care of cats and kittens
is a key aim of Cats Protection and one that the charity takes very
seriously. For that reason, Cats Protection has produced three teaching
packs available free-of-charge to schools.
Purrfect! is designed to be used in nurseries or playgroups. It
encourages children to treat cats with respect and consideration from a
young age, and provides a source of fun and engaging educational
Designed to offer flexible support for Literacy and Numeracy at Key
Stages 1 and 2 and equivalent activities in the 5-14 Scottish
Curriculum, this resource includes poems, stories and numerical data,
which have all been especially created for use by 7-11 year-olds.
Using the themes of animal rights, pet care, responsibility, community
and the media to explore the use of language and information to inform,
provoke and persuade, this resource provides structured but flexible
support for English, PSHE and Citizenship at Key Stage 3.