Pick one activity: •Why do trees have leaves? Can you find out and think of ways to share this information with others? Can you find out about different types of leaves?•Make a food chain / web based on a woodland habitat.•Find out more about badgers. Where do they live? What do they eat? Can you write a report about them?•What is a badger’s home called? Can you find out the special names for the homes of other animals?•At the end of the story, the animals have a picnic. What food would these animals eat as part of a picnic?
Art: •Create some pictures of trees using finger painting. Here are some instructions from the author, Emily Gravett:
This entertaining news report looks at what deforestation does to our planet.
Talk to someone at home about deforestation....What is it??Why do humans need to cut down trees?Is it a good thing?What can we do to help?
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