Debate: Are humans more important than animals?

Year 6 looked at the Madonna ‘Hey You’ video and song to assist them in looking at current environmental issues.

They discussed what sort of issues the world faces at this moment in time.

 

From this discussion the children were asked to choose whether they were for or against the following debate: Humans are more important than animals. After the children had picked their side they generated reasons why. Finally, the debate took place: