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!