National Wildlife Federation: The Wheel of Trouble

Make a wheel that shows why some sea turtles are endangered

Many sea turtles are endangered for a lot of the same reasons that other species are in trouble, including over collecting, habitat loss, and pollution. By using sea turtles as an example, younger children can learn about the variety of problems that affect many endangered species.

Grade Level: K-2


Science Topics
Conservation & Sustainability, Endangered Species, Zoology
Animals
Turtles & Tortoises
K-6, Educator
Kindergarten, 1st Grade, 2nd Grade
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