6th Grade Science Debate

Should we prohibit keeping animals in zoos?

This wiki will be the site for the Con team to share research information and plan strategy for your upcoming science debate. Use the Research Pathfinder to help you identify, locate, and use at least four sources of information that will help you build a strong argument against prohibiting keeping animals in zoos. Research broadly and consider what the pro team will say to support prohibiting keeping animals in zoos. You must be ready to rebut their arguments.


About Zoos

American Zoo and Aquarium Association

Born Free Foundation

Endangered Species

The Facts About Zoos

Good Zoo Guide

London Zoo

PETA Factsheet

San Diego Zoo

Taronga and Western Plains Zoo (Australia)

Zoo Watch