Possessive apostrophes: orangutan

4 - Writing Ideas

Inspired by Nature Worksheet

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Writing Ideas

  • Read the short story Redemption by H.S. Shwetha. Having watched the related clip below, use your knowledge of orangutans to write your own short story that features Ibu, Bakpa and Putra.
  • Write a persuasive letter to a supermarket chain that buys and sells palm oil. What will you say to them to show your support for the magnificent orangutans of Sumatra and Borneo?
  • Writing as a mother orangutan, create an instructional leaflet that will help infants learn the ways of the forest.

Related Clip

It’s a close shave for presenter Steve Leonard when a young male orangutan shows off its strength.

Credit: BBC Two – Orangutan Diary