Listening Activity - Endangered Animals

  1. Carefully watch and listen to the following TED video, by John Kasaona who is a conservationist from Namibia, and his story about how poachers became caretakers in some parts of Africa.
  2. While listening try to write down the words you have already learned during this chapter.
  3. Take notes while you are watching and listening to the speech, and then, bring your notes to class to share what you have learned from this video, and how it is relevant to the topic of Chapter 7, Animal Life.
  4. Use an online dictionary or the dictionary you already have in your cell-phone or mobile to look up the meaning of the following words:
  • poachers
  • caretakers
Remember to have FUN while doing this activity :)

Activity (2) - Reading

Bizarre dinos found
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