EDUCATION AT UNITY FARM SANCTUARY
In addition to providing a safe and lifelong home for farm animals, an important part of Unity Farm Sanctuary's mission is promoting a culture of kindness and connection through Humane Education. We are happy to offer a diverse array of educational programs for people of all ages, backgrounds, and abilities, which you can read about in the following pages. Keep checking back, as we have many new opportunities in the works set to launch in the coming months!
Calling all farm animal lovers in middle and high school! We are thrilled to launch three new on-site programs just for you: Unity Animal Care Club (middle school), Building a Kinder World for Animals (middle school), and Introduction to Animal Welfare & Ethics (high school).
On-site tours are back, and virtual tours continue! Tours can be tailored to the needs of your school group, organization, or company.
TOURS AND CLASSROOM VISITS
LEARN WITH US
Check back often for new featured topics, including: spotlights on particular sanctuary residents, interviews with dedicated volunteers & staff, and explorations of other themes that align with Unity's mission. Click through for virtual meet-and-greets, fast facts, live cams, Animal Tales reading videos, coloring pages, and more.
There are many ways that kids can learn with us from home:
PEN PALS PROGRAM
Send some "fan mail" to one of our animal residents, and they'll write back! A great way for kids to practice their writing skills and learn more about rescued farm animals.
ANIMAL TALES READING GROUP
With our in-person programs on hold due to the Covid19 pandemic, our reading group for preschoolers and elementary school students has gone virtual!
PRINTABLE COLORING PAGES
Add your own artistic flair to Unity with our very own coloring pages, which you can print at home. Be sure to send us a photo of your masterpiece!
NEW PROGRAMS FOR MIDDLE/HIGH SCHOOLERS!
We have many exciting programs in the works, including:
Introduction to Animal Ethics course for middle and high schoolers
Tips & resources for shifting toward a more vegan diet
Virtual speaker series
Conversations on animal welfare topics for adults
Pet loss support groups
Compassion fatigue workshops for animal caregivers
Art with the Animals painting program
We love hearing from you!
If you have any questions,
comments, or ideas for our
Education Team, or if you're interested in planning a special program for your classroom, camp, organization, or other group, email firstname.lastname@example.org