"In this lesson students will examine the welfare and ethical issues concerned with rearing chickens for meat as an example of selective breeding and intensive farming. It should ideally be followed by Designing a chicken welfare experiment."
In this lesson, pupils will consider how people and farm animals use their senses.Read more
Examine the reasons for selective breeding of chickens for meat and learn how extreme selection for specific traits can cause unnecessary suffering.Read more
Food and the natural environment are popular topics in the classroom but how can teachers incorporate the subject of farming that ties these two things together?Read more