Wooly mammoth in Michigan – level 1
This news is from Michigan. Michigan is a state in the USA.
A farmer is in his field. He is digging. He finds something. It is a skeleton of a wooly mammoth.
Experts from a university come. They take out the skeleton.
The skeleton is 10,000 to 15,000 years old. The mammoth was a male. It was around 40 years old when it died.
There are big pieces of rock near the mammoth. People killed the mammoth with the rocks.
Difficult words: dig (to make space in the ground; to move the earth), skeleton (all the bones in a body), was (past of “is”), male (man, not woman).
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