mermaids and manatees : what is the truth?

This resource looks at how manatees are becoming an endangered species and how these majestic creatures have been mistaken for mermaids. There is an information text and associated questions and worksheets which will allow pupils to investigate further. One of the questions requires pupils to work out 20% of a given statistic. This resource will support World Oceans Day /
World Environment Day and any investigation into conservation.
Suitable for ages 10+



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Created: May 27, 2017

Updated: Feb 22, 2018


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