Assignment 25710

 
Each
person must prepare a three to five-page research paper on their
extinct/endangered animals (single-spaced, 12 pt. font, Ariel).  Limit five pages.  

2. 
Prepare
one powerpoint slide with a picture of your animal, name, and a few interesting
facts from what you found in your research. 
Upload into dropbox separately from paper. Some of this information will
be included on the last exam.

You can use
photographs, charts, drawing, etc. in your paper.  Make sure you include the  following information in your paper. 

    a.
Photo of animal and its scientific name

    b.
Where they live?

    c.
Its habitat, feeding habits, interesting facts

d. Why is it in
danger or almost extinct or extinct? List anything that is being done to
protect the animal species.

    e.
How many are left? if any?

f. For the
extinct animal, tell why it went extinct, if the reason is known, and when
extinction occurred?

    g.
How would/did its extinction affect the environment?

    h.
List your references (you need at least three references)

 

3.
You will be graded on the following:

a. Overall
organization and thoroughness of the paper.  Interesting facts, pictures, Powerpoint slide

  b. Flow of paper.
  c. Rubric will be
posted.