Why is the Amazon rainforest declining in size?

In this lesson we will recap our knowledge of the seven continents in the world and locating Brazil on a map. We will then focus on the Amazon rainforest. We will look at reasons why it is so important to life on Earth; why it is declining in size each year and what we can do to help to protect it.

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Where is the Amazon rainforest located in Brazil?

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Q2.What is the climate like in the Amazon rainforest?

2/5

Q3.What do we mean by an 'indigenous community'?

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Q4.Where do tribes like the Awá get their food?

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Q5.Which of these is a threat to communities like the Awá tribe?

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Where is the Amazon rainforest located in Brazil?

1/5

Q2.What is the climate like in the Amazon rainforest?

2/5

Q3.What do we mean by an 'indigenous community'?

3/5

Q4.Where do tribes like the Awá get their food?

4/5

Q5.Which of these is a threat to communities like the Awá tribe?

5/5

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Why is the Amazon rainforest declining in size?

Well done for your hard work today! Let's see how much you can remember!

Q1.Where is the Amazon rainforest located in Brazil?

1/5

Q2.What is the climate like in the Amazon rainforest?

2/5

Q3.Which of these statements is NOT true?

3/5

Q4.Why are trees being cut down in the Amazon rainforest?

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Q5.What can we do to help to protect the Amazon rainforest?

5/5

This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Why is the Amazon rainforest declining in size?

Well done for your hard work today! Let's see how much you can remember!

Q1.Where is the Amazon rainforest located in Brazil?

1/5

Q2.What is the climate like in the Amazon rainforest?

2/5

Q3.Which of these statements is NOT true?

3/5

Q4.Why are trees being cut down in the Amazon rainforest?

4/5

Q5.What can we do to help to protect the Amazon rainforest?

5/5

Lesson summary: Why is the Amazon rainforest declining in size?

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