Learning Pathway
Rainforests
Rainforests are teeming with life and vital for the health of our planet. On this Learning Pathway, learners will explore what rainforests are, why they are important and who protects them. You can also head out to a local area and compare local trees to those found in the rainforest.
Step 1: What are Rainforests?
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Watch
Watch our short video on rainforests to learn why they so are important.
Step 2: Explore the Rainforest
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Read
Read about the many uses of the rainforest and how palm oil is a threat to rainforests all over the world.
Step 3: Comparing with the UK
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Do
Explore some trees in your local area and compare them to rainforest trees which can be as tall as 8 double decker buses!
Step 4: How to Save the Rainforest
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Read
Learn about Nemonte Nenquimo who is fighting to protect the Amazon rainforest. Then take some actions to protect the planet, rainforest or even your local area!
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