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Trees..around the World

As I read about Jadav  Molai Payeng and his work in India  planting trees http://www.csmonitor.com/World/Making-a-difference/2016/0616/This-tribesman-planted-a-forest-in-India-that-s-bigger-than-Central-Park  I thought about the other tree stories I have shared and a few new ones I am just learning about. We could learn  and teach a lot of our world through the tree stories of Wangari Matthai. Kate Sessions, Anne Frank and  The Little Bonsai from Hiroshima. If you have other book suggestions let me know!

 

 

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http://www.annefranktreeusa.com/

http://news.nationalgeographic.com/2015/08/1508050-japanese-bonsai-survived-hiroshima-bombing/

Harriet Tubman has three statues and her face will be on the 20 dollar bill, but not sure about the statue in the US Capitol!

 

 

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http://www.newyorker.com/business/currency/the-women-on-20s-campaign-celebrates-the-harriet-tubman-20

 

https://www.washingtonpost.com/local/harriet-tubman-will-be-on-the-20-bill-but-still-doesnt-rate-a-statue-in-the-capitol/2016/04/21/cc5f533c-07cd-11e6-b283-e79d81c63c1b_story.html

http://marylandnow.org/campaigns/harriet-tubman-statue/