Wildlife in a City Pond
A child notices all the rich animal wildlife that lives beside his house.
1. What animals have you noticed living around your home?
2. Do the animals around your home change their behaviour depending on the season? If so, what do they do?
1. The author in this story discovers plans to drain the pond near his house, and seeks to save the animals. Have you ever tried to make a change to something you felt was important? If so, how did you do it?
2. Why do you think it’s important to have green spaces for animals to live?