Poaching in South Africa – level 1

08-12-2015 07:00

This news is from South Africa. Poaching is a problem there. People kill four rhinos every day there. There will be no more rhinos in 25 years.

Some people help the rhinos. One of them is Prince Harry. He is in South Africa for 10 days. He helps the rhinos.

He talks about this problem. He wants people to know about this problem.

Difficult words: poaching (if you poach, you illegally kill an animal), will (in the future).

You can read the original story and watch the video in the Level 3 section.

Do you think that it is nice that Prince Harry is trying to help the rhinos?

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