Earth Day Story – Wangari’s Trees of Peace
Today we read the true story of Wangari Maathai. The book is called ‘Wangari’s Trees of Peace‘ and it is by Jeanette Winter.
These can be discussed as a class or your answers can be left on this page as a comment.
- What parallels can you draw between Wangari and Greta Thunberg?
- What were some of the many ways that Wangari’s Green Belt Movement had an impact?
- How did the Green Belt Movement help to foster peace in Kenya?
Activity – Spread a Green Message on Your Socials!
If you have a school blog, TikTok, Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, or Snapchat account, use today as a day to post about an environmental topic that is important to you. For some inspiration check out some TikTok #earthday videos!