- 16 pages, full color, 6 5/8" by 10 1/4"
- Grades 3-7
|This educational comic book has been reviewed for accuracy by:
|United States National Arboretum
|Forest Service United States Department Of Agriculture
Now you can easily and effectively teach children about trees and the many ways they benefit us. One Green Tree is a full color educational comic book that presents important lessons in words and pictures that every child can appreciate. Here are just some of the topics covered:
- The parts of a tree
- Different types of leaves and leaf structure
- Root structures and functions
- How trees grow
- Life cycle of a tree
- How trees give food and shelter to life
- How trees improve our environment as they:
- Control soil erosion
- Reduce flooding
- Reduce noise
- Improve air quality
- Moderate temperature and humidity
- Products that trees give us
- The different types of forests
- The importance of forests
- How to conserve trees and forests
All these lessons are presented in a fun adventure story, with exciting illustrations that bring complex facts about trees to life! One Green Tree helps you teach a lasting lesson about one of our most valuable resources.
One Green Tree can be distributed for independent learning or used in structured educational programs. Use One Green Tree for Arbor Day, Earth Day, public information programs, classroom presentations, tree plantings, natural resource fairs and community education programs.
This flexible teaching tool is perfect for use by teachers, foresters, school districts, conservation districts, natural resource agencies, nurseries, parks and recreation departments, state and national forests, and anyone who wants to teach young people the value of trees!
Written by best-selling author Scott Deschaine and illustrated by world-renowned artist Jim Woodring.Return to top
Children WANT to read them, so you KNOW they’ll learn!