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K-12 Evaluated Resource Collection

Peter and the Tree Children

Author/Publisher/Website: Wohlleben, P.
Copyright: 2020
Evaluation/Record Entry Date: May/2021
Submitting suppliers/Website: Not Available
Primary Identifier: 9781771644570
Recommended Grades and Subjects/Courses: K-3
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Resource Description

A simple storyline with a message about the negative aspects of clear-cutting, “Peter and the Tree Children” makes use of colourful illustrations to convey the point that forests need to be protected. Appropriate for a primary audience, the story can be read aloud to students to supplement a classroom unit on life cycles or biodiversity or encourage a connection to nature and appreciation for the local ecosystems. Teachers may also choose to use this resource to inspire discussions about harvesting natural resources in sustainable ways. Log in to read the full review.