Exploring the world of trees on foot, children learn to identify different species and various parts of a tree, why leaves turn color in autumn, how to estimate the height and age of a tree, what trees need to survive, and the important role trees play in our lives.
About the Author
Jane Kirkland is a naturalist and photographer whose work has been featured on National Public Radio and Animal Planet TV, and in such magazines as Family Circle, Green Teacher, Parenting, and Parents. She is the author of Take a Backyard Bird Walk, Take a City Nature Walk, and Take a Walk with Butterflies and Dragonflies. She lives in Downingtown, Pennsylvania.