Targeted Performance Level: Novice
Theme: A Virtual Trip to India
Grade Range: 3-5

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Topic 4: Visiting East India: Kaziranga National Park- काज़ीरंगा राष्ट्रीय उद्यान

Instructions: Listen to the audio about Kaziranga National Park. Then, read along as you hear it this time. After you have read and listened to the audio, try to complete the activities as instructed. Try to answer in complete sentences.


Transcript of the audio file:

STARTALK Post-program project

गैंडा बहुत बड़ा जानवर है। यह हाथी के बाद दूसरा सबसे बड़ा जानवर है ।भारतीय गैंडा असम राज्य के काज़ीरंगा नैशनल पार्क में पाए जाते हैं। 

यहाँ लगभग २४०० से अधिक गैंडे हैं।

गैंडा शाकाहारी जानवर है । गैंडे की त्वचा मोटी होती है ।

अपनी  त्वचा को सुरक्षित रखने के लिए वे उस पर कीचड़  मल लेते हैं। 

गैंडे की सींग के लिए उसका शिकार किया जाता है । 

इस कारण गैंडे लुप्त हो रहे प्राणी हैं ।

इन्हें जिन्हें बचाना ज़रूरी है।

Key words: सींग, शिकार, त्वचा, सुरक्षित, कीचड़, जानवर, प्रजातियाँ, लुप्त, प्राणी


Complete the following activity:

1. Listen to audio in order to recognize the key words and highlight them. Highlight the keywords in the text above. Use shabdkosh.com or any other dictionary on the web to find its meaning.

2. सही वाक्य पर निशान लगाएँ Select the correct sentences:

  1. The Kaziranga National Park is in Assam, India. 

  2. Rhinoceros are found all over India.

  3. Rhinoceros are hunted for their horns.

  4. Rhinoceros are carnivores animals.

3. Make an audio presentation:

Write and then record 5 facts about ‘Kaziranga National Forest’ in full sentences.  Send the audio file to your teacher. 

(Please feel free to send your work or related questions with this lesson to yhsbensalem2012@gmail.com. We will promptly respond with our feedback.)