Lions 6-8th Grade Language Arts
Read about the lion at http://bigcatrescue.org/lion-facts/
Why might it be easier to be born a female lioness rather than a male lion?
• Females remain with their pride
• Females do all the hunting
• Females share in taking care of all cubs
• Males are force to leave their pride
• All of the above
Why did India create the GIR Forest Sanctuary? Use details from the article in your explanation.
The article refers to a “Barbary” Lion. Which of these would help you understand what a Barbary Lion is:
• A diagram of where they lived
• A photo of one
• A paragraph listing the historical significance of the term Barbary
• A paragraph describing the science of genetic markers