Sea Animals in the River Thames – level 2

05-10-2018 15:00

Two thousand marine animals swim into the River Thames in England every year. In 2016, a seal came onto a beach, and in 2017, people saw a porpoise.

This year, people saw a Beluga whale. They named him Benny and said that he is lost because he should be in cooler waters.

Difficult words: marine (from the ocean), porpoise (a small whale similar to the dolphin), Beluga whale (a white whale that lives in water around the Arctic).

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