7 Resources for 7.5 Billion: Teaching About Human Population and Overpopulation
by Marsha Rakestraw There have never been more people on the planet at the same time, and never so many…
The World’s Most Powerful Animal (lesson plan)
by Marsha Rakestraw Dear Friends, I noticed that you have begun discussing the problems facing planet earth, such as pollution…
Resources for Teaching About Charlottesville, White Supremacy, Racism, and Hate
by Marsha Rakestraw Over the weekend, hatred and violence descended on Charlottesville, Virginia, as white nationalists amassed  to “take America…
11 Activities for Teaching About Advertising
by Marsha Rakestraw In her TEDx talk, “Educating for Freedom,” IHE President Zoe Weil highlights how our culture inundates us…
Help Your Students Become Eco-Champions (lesson plans)
by Marsha Rakestraw Spring brings warmer weather, new life, and a hunger to be outside, renewing our connection to the…
Circle of Compassion (lesson plan)
What is compassion? Who and what are in our circles of compassion? This activity, appropriate for grades 4 and up,…
15 Most Popular Humane Education Activities in 2016
Humane education activities and lesson plans are just one of the many resources we provide for teachers, activists, and changemakers…
True Price and MOGO Speed Rounds
Activities/Lesson Plans
Through these quick icebreakers, help make it second nature for students to think about how all their decisions relate to…
Rock Your World
Websites
Rock Your World is a project-based curriculum for middle- and high-school students, based on the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.…
¿Qué Precio Tiene La Belleza?
Spanish Activities/Lesson Plans
Esta actividad le ayuda a los estudiantes a explorar y pensar críticamente sobre el impacto de los ingredientes en los…
¿Qué Caracteriza a Una Persona Humana?
Spanish Activities/Lesson Plans
¿Cuáles son las cualidades más deseables e indeseables de los seres humanos? Utilicen ejemplos de historias y fotografías para ayudar…
¿Qué Hace El Menor Daño?
Spanish Activities/Lesson Plans
Excelente para dirigirse a un grupo numeroso de estudiantes, esta actividad propone a los estudiantes que comparen pares o productos…