This story is taken from Young Explorer magazine, a nonfiction reading resource for learners in kindergarten and first grade, published by National Geographic Society. Have your learners read the story and then test their comprehension with the reading and/or content activities included in this article.

Grizzly Bear Family

A mother bear protects her cubs from danger.

cub
Noun

the name for the young of certain animals, like bears and lions.

harm
Noun

physical damage or injury.

protect
Verb

to take action to prevent injury or attack.