Answering the Call of the Wild: Species Reintroduction and Researching Animal Conservation Efforts

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In this lesson, from the New York Times Learning Network, students explore wildlife conservation by investigating the reintroduction of species into their natural habitats and by researching a species that is near extinction. Students then defend the protection of the endangered species researched in class by creating an informational poster and by writing a position paper that explains the importance of preserving this species.

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    Grade: 6 to 12

    Topics: Science, Reading Comprehension, Life Sciences, English-Language Arts, Ecology & Ecosystems

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    Grouping: Large Group Instruction

    Teaching Method: Hands-on Learning; Discussions