Three Cheers for Trees

Lesson:

Activity Description: 

It’s easy to take for granted both trees and the many benefi ts they provide. In this activity, students picture how their community would be different without trees and think about how much trees add to people’s lives.

Objective: 

Students will describe the benefits of trees in their community.

Doing the Activity: 

The activity can be found on Page 7 of the PDF linked below.

Materials: 

Activity: drawing paper, crayons or markers.

Variation: 8"x 10" white paper, overhead transparencies, colored pencils or markers for drawing on transparencies. 

Time: 
Preparation: 20 minutes; Activity: 50 minutes
Source: 
Project Learning Tree, www.plt.org