This Santa Cruz Island Restoration Narrative lesson plan also includes:
What would you be willing to do to save an animal from extinction? After re-viewing a video about the restoration of the Island Fox on Santa Cruz Island, individuals adopt the point of view of one of the key players in the debate and craft a narrative that details their stance on the problem.
- Have individuals investigate an endangered species, efforts being made to protect this creature, and identify actions they could take to support protection efforts
- Cass members should have experience crafting narratives
- The activity is based on the assumption that writers have viewed the video from the first resource in the series, and participated in the previous lesson's debate
- The 17-page packet includes a step-by-step plan, sentence frames for discussion, images, vocabulary exercises, worksheets, and extension suggestions
- No rubric is included