Seeing Trees

Seeing Trees by Nancy Ross Hugo photography by Robert Llewellyn    
non-fiction
Grades: NA
Lexile Level: NA

Selected because: 
Lovely photographs of all parts of trees
Excellent compliment to tree identification – visual focus on parts of the tree helps to clarify arboreal vocabulary.

Suggested activities:
Art connection: collect fallen or broken pieces to carefully observe and record (sketch, paint, scupt, photography). Pair with Common Native Trees of Virginia for vocabulary and other details.