Dogs and People, a Perfect Partnership by Dorothy Hinshaw Patent

by  Authors on Call, iNK Think Tank

Program image

Dogs and people, people and dogs-- Author Dorothy Patentdelves into how this great loving connection connects with many different aspects of biological science.

Program Rating

This program has not yet been evaluated.
Book it!

About This Program


Multipoint: $300.00
Multipoint Premium: $270.00



45-60 minutes

Target Audience

Education: Grade(s) 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, Parent, Adult Learners

Minimum participants:


Maximum participants:


Primary Disciplines

Brain Research, Gifted & Talented, Language Arts/English, Literacy, Problem Solving, Reading, Sciences, Special Education, Special Needs, Writing

Program Delivery Mode

Videoconference - H.323 (Polycom, Cisco/Tandberg, LifeSize, etc...)
Videoconference – Webcam/desktop (Zoom, Google Meet, Cisco WebEx, GoToMeeting, Microsoft Teams, Blue Jeans, etc...)

Booking Information

Book it!

Receive this program and 9 more for one low price when you purchase the CILC Virtual Expeditions package. Learn more

For more information contact CILC at (507) 388-3672

Provider's Cancellation Policy


About This Provider

Content Provider logo


Authors on Call, iNK Think Tank

White Plains, NY
United States

The Common Core State Standards have focused attention on process and using nonfiction in the classroom. Our Authors on Call from iNK Think Tank embody the CCSS. This team uses their extraordinary breadth of knowledge to transform today's classrooms into vital centers of learning. These authors are experts in processing enormous amounts of information, sifting through it and synthesizing it into works with added value. So why not talk to these masters of 21st century skillsand let them unpack their process for your students? They are eager to share their knowledge with you and to help you inspire your students with books kids love to read about subjects you're required to teach. So far our authors include Jan Adkins, Vicki Cobb,  Roxie Munro, Dorothy Hinshaw Patent,Carla Killough McClafferty, Kerrie Hollihan, Aline Alexander Newman, David M. Schwartz, Alexandra Siy,  Peggy Thomas, Marissa Moss, Jan Adkins, and Andrea Warren. Keep coming back as we add more authors and new programs.

Vicki Cobb

Program Details


1. Dorothy begins by talking about her own love of dogs and love of the idea of partnership with another species.
2. She describes how dogs are similar to and different from their wolf ancestors
3. She tells how the different jobs dogs do originate from wolf behavior
4. She shows how scientists study dog behavior and brain activity and how that relates to our relationship with our loving animal partners
5. Questions from the audience answered


Participants will:
Learn how science can help us understand important things about living things using dogs as an example
Learn about the many jobs dogs can do for us
Come to respect the intelligence, talents and emotions of dogs
Learn how human choices in breeding animals can emphasize particular traits

Standards Alignment

National Standards


State Standards