Ugly Animals

Ugly Animals

  1. Before you watch this story, make some predictions about what you think it will be about.

  2. What has a new study found about some Australian animals?

  3. What sorts of animals do people tend to care about?

  4. Give some examples of the `ugly’ animals talked about in the BtN story.

  5. Researchers say that `ugly’ mammals in Australia make up _______% of all our native


  6. Why is it important to protect `ugly’ mammals? What role to they play?

  7. How can citizen scientists help save `ugly’ mammals?

  8. What can be done to make people care about what happens to `ugly’ mammals?

  9. Illustrate an aspect of this story.

  10. How has your thinking changed since watching the BtN story?