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The remarkable true story of three animal species rescued from brink of extinction.
Back from the Brink Back from the Brink
Back from the Brink Back from the Brink
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  • Join this amazing adventure to save California’s enchanting Channel Island Fox, China’s fabled Golden Monkey and the wondrous migrating crabs of Christmas Island. Discover the heartfelt and ingenious human efforts to rescue endangered species around the world.

  • Students will learn the remarkable true story of three animal species rescued from brink of extinction, as they meet the scientists, park rangers and students working to save endangered animals around the world. Students will discover how California’s enchanting Channel Island Fox is rescued from an invasion of Golden Eagles, the fastest recovery of a species in the history of animal conservation. They'll also learn about former hunters turned protectors of one of the world’s most endangered primates, the Golden Monkey. Last but not least, students will witness the wondrous migration of the Christmas Island Red Crab, and marvel at their recovery from a Crazy Yellow Ant infestation, in one of the most successful bio-control experiments ever undertaken.

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    Best Curriculum Fit:

    Grade 1:

    • Topic E: Needs of plants and animals

    Grade 2:

    • Topic E: Small Crawling and Flying Animals

    Grade 3:

    • Topic E: Animal Life Cycles

    Grade 7:

    • Unit A: Interactions and Ecosystems

    Grade 9:

    • Unit A Biological Diversity

    Science 10:

    • Unit D: Energy Flow in Global Systems
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