Koala stops the traffic

Koala stops the traffic

06-04-2016 15:00

This news is about a koala. It lives in Australia. It walks across a highway. It stops the traffic. A policeman guides it to safety.

People watch the koala. They like watching it. They film it, too. The koala climbs up a tree. When it is safe, the policeman leaves.

Koalas are cute, but do not pick them up. They can have sharp claws.

Difficult words: guide (to help a person or an animal go somewhere), cute (sweet, lovely), claw (an animal’s nail).

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