How can animals and humans coexist?

I’m not sure what’s going on here, but it works for me as an attention-getter into the topic of how animals and humans coexist in today’s society.

Here’s a short video about how we can learn from a praying mantis to make better robots (but is it ethical to put glue on an insect?)

And here’s a recent NYT Learning Network topic about circus animals, with some reading practice and discussion questions:

circus animals

 

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