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Endangered Animals Theme Unit
Not If I Can Help It!



Not If I Can Help It!

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     challenging words:    trend, greenhouse, species, affects, danger, certainly, picking, become, recycle, lights, prevent, rely, instead, also, save, part


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Not If I Can Help It!
By Erin Horner
  

1     Endangered plants and animals are in danger, but thankfully they are not extinct! There are many things that we can do to help endangered species. Recycling helps to save forests. Many animals live in the forest. They rely on the trees for shelter and food. When we recycle paper, fewer trees have to be cut down. This can help save animals. Saving energy also helps endangered animals. Little things like turning off the lights or walking to school instead of riding in a car help to save energy. These actions can also help to slow down global warming. Global warming is causing some species to become endangered. It affects their habitats and food sources. Saving energy helps to prevent greenhouse gasses too. It can also help to slow the planet's warming trend. Another way we can help animals is by cleaning up our trash. Sometimes trash can make its way into streams, rivers, and .....
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