In the Classroom

Ideal for grades 4-6, these teaching tools and lesson plans, developed by the AVMA, contain background information, lessons, and activities that expand upon what veterinarians do to protect animals, people, and the environment. Lesson plans and activities from the Smithsonian's National Zoo help provide insights about conservation and how students can get involved.

Veterinarians Protecting the Environment

Veterinarians Helping Endangered Species  

Veterinarians and Animals in Space

Emergency Care Vets

Veterinarians in Biomedical Research

The Life of a Bovine Veterinarian lesson plans

Activities and Puzzles for All Lesson Plans

> National Pet Week Lesson Plans (grades K-3)

> AVMA Animal Hospital Video Game (grades K-12)

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