Studying Banteng to Prevent Extinction
Grades: 3 - 8

Video Description: New August 2022! Banteng are a wild special of cattle from Southeast Asia and there are only 8,000 of them left in the wild. Learn what zoos are doing to preserve this species.

Type of Video: Story*
Unique Video ID: Nature-31**

Quick Ideas for Using the Video:

  • Prior to viewing this video, have students write their own explanation of the word extinction and after viewing have them check whether they were right or not.


*Story videos employ a narrative form to highlight a topic, location, or practitioner in the area of study.

**The unique Video ID can be used to quickly locate a single video in the ET collection. This search function is designed to let teachers assign students to watch a specific video and have only that video appear as a search result. Just click on Search and choose “By Video ID.” Then type in the Video ID as it appears above. Be sure to include the dash.