The Tree of Hope
Khadra is a curious young girl living in a desert where everyone struggles with the heat and the drought. But by planting and caring for a tree, she discovers some of nature's best secrets, forever changing her community.
Imagining Life in a Desert
Before you read the story, imagine what life is like living in a desert. What might the houses be made of? How do people stay cool? What kind of clot...
We Have a Lot in Common
Find 10 things that you and Khadra have in common with her and her family. (Example: she wants to play outside, she helps her family, she likes when ...
An "arborist" is someone who studies and grows trees. Be an arborist for 15 minutes,take a walk and look carefully at the trees around you. Find out ...