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Endangered Animals Theme Unit
Endangered Is Not Extinct...Let's Keep It That Way!

Endangered Animals Theme Unit
Endangered Animals Theme Unit


Endangered Is Not Extinct...Let's Keep It That Way!
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A Short Reader

Reading Level
     edHelper's suggested reading level:   grades 4 to 6
     Flesch-Kincaid grade level:   4.43

Vocabulary
     challenging words:    species, affects, natural, bamboo, common, cutting, panda, among, however, between, cause, become, believe, since, percent, protect
     content words:    United States


Endangered Is Not Extinct...Let's Keep It That Way!
By Erin Horner
  

1     I don't look like a panda. But I have a lot in common with one. We both need a safe place to sleep. We both need water to drink. We both need plenty of food to eat. I, however, am not endangered. I still have all of those things. Pandas, on the other hand, are losing their natural habitats very quickly. They are endangered. People are cutting down the bamboo trees that pandas eat. Pandas make their homes among these trees, too. Without a safe place to sleep and food to eat, these animals will soon become extinct.
 
2     Scientists believe that between seven and eighteen percent of animals, plants, and fungi in the United States are endangered. This means that if their habitats are not protected they will become extinct. If the last of these plants and animals die, they will never be a part of our world again.
 
3     Since 1620 more than 500 species have become .....
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