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Turtles return home to UT turtle pond - KXAN.com

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Turtles return home to UT turtle pond
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AUSTIN (KXAN) – The turtles at the University Texas' iconic turtle pond returned to their home Monday after a week-long vacation.
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Caretta Caretta (The Sea Turtle Song) - YouTube

Caretta Caretta is the Latin name for Logger Head sea turtles. This is one of the songs from our album, Sea Animal Adventures. We recorded this song in Charl...
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The theme of this song is that with time everything leaves to go out into the world on its own. "Fly free fly free out on the high sea."

There are many reasons why I chose this song but the main reason is because it shows the life of a average sea turtle, which is also fairly close to the life of a human. The intended audience of this song is teenagers and adults that are interested in the life of turtles.

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All About Sea Turtles - YouTube

Explore the lives of these ancient reptiles.
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1. What is the problem with not knowing a lot about sea turtles?

 

2. Can you see a possible solution to not knowing a lot about sea turtles? 

 

3.What was the main idea in this video?

 

4. Is there a better solution to finding out more about the sea turtle?

 

5. How is this similar to the knowledge and research of other animals?

 

6. What questions would you ask of Jim Kinsler?

 

 

 

 

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Former basketball star Yao Ming calls for protection of sea turtles - South China Morning Post

Former basketball star Yao Ming calls for protection of sea turtles - South China Morning Post | The Amazing World Of Turtles!!! | Scoop.it
Former basketball star Yao Ming calls for protection of sea turtles South China Morning Post Chinese basketball icon and environment advocate Yao Ming is now adding sea turtles to his list of endangered wildlife he is calling on the public to...
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This makes me feel happy because more people are getting involved with helping endangered turtle species. Firstly, Yao Ming wanted to raise awareness for the next generation in the country. Secondly, there is a bunch of people working together to help the turtles when they don't have to. Finally, people are making it more aware that there are turtles on the endangered wildlife list. As you can see this article about helping turtles makes me very happy.

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