Teaching tomorrow's environmental caretakers
Last updated 6/21/2007 at Noon
FALLBROOK — May 25, 2007, marked the first group of students participating in the Save Our Forest (SOF) Environmental Educational project for 2007. This year SOF was presenting to third grade students at Live Oak and fourth- and fifth-graders at La Paloma. Classes totaling 160 students from Live Oak and 430 from La Paloma potted native plants and participated in a brief classroom presentation.
At every level students were found to be remarkably knowledgeable about the benefits of trees and plants, eager to understand why SOF is stressing the planting of less-thirsty native plants and the...