Do you know Top 10 most endangered animals in China? And what are they?
Top 10 most endangered animals in China
Milu deer 麋鹿
Tibetan antelope 藏羚羊
Black-Necked Crane 黑颈鹤
Chinese Alligator 扬子鳄
Brown Eared Pheasant 褐马鸡
Crested Ibis 朱鹮
South China Tiger 华南虎
Golden Snub-nosed Monkey 金丝猴
White-Flag Dolphin 白鳍豚
Giant Panda 大熊猫
What’s the problem of these animals commonly facing?
Food Shortage !
Tibet antelope --An animal living in the Tibetan plateau
As a result of illegal hunting, the number has been decreasing continuously and is now a mere 50,000 animals.
“ We were a large group before the 1950s , we became endangered through over-hunting .
Now about 30 of us are alive in the wild . Those in zoos lost their natural skills , such as hunting and killing .”
People kill animals for their fur, which can be made into beautiful and expensive fur coat.
rhino horn 犀牛角
Fast reading for general ideas
? Who is the character of the story? Daisy ? How did she travel? By a flying carpet. ? Which places did she travel to? ? What animals did she visit?
place Tibet Zimbabwe Rainforest animal an antelope an elephant a monkey part Para.1 Para.2 Para.3-4
Read the text again and find the main idea for each paragraph
Para.1: Antelopes are likely to disappear altogether . Para.2: Elephants are being protected by the Zimbabwe government . Para.3: The monkey is unhappy with the way humans are dealing with environment problems . Para.4: Daisy decided to be the voice of the wild animals .
What did she find? fur Kill antelope for ____
sad dying out They were __________ Zimbabwe Farmers _______ used to hunt them Now farmers ____ like them happy
rainforest , no ______ animals ， Rain forest No _________
drugs no _______ amazed
Decide whether each of the following statements is T or F.
1.Daisy saw many antelopes in Tibet. 2. Daisy’s sweater was made of sheep wool. 3.The elephant used to be well protected in Zimbabwe. 4.In Zimbabwe, tourists love to see the elephants. 5.The farmers in Zimbabwe get nothing from the elephants now. 6.WWF means the World Wildlife Fund.
1.What relationship between people and wildlife should be ? 2.what can we do to protect endangered animals?
What relationship between people and wildlife should be ?
Wildlife is human friends. They can keep the balance of nature and make the whole world colorful. To protect wildlife is to protect ourselves.
What can we do to protect endangered animals?
(1) protect the environment. (2) stop people from killing endangered animals. (3) build the conservation zones. (4) pay more attention to their habitats.
1.Review the passage on P26 and finish the exercises on P27. 2.Review the new words and phrases of this unit.
Please do remember:
Animals are our friends. Stop hunting, killing and destroying wildlife. Let’s live in harmony with all the living things. To love animals is to love ourselves.