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  • Forests

    1. 1. Forests
    2. 2. Some of the largest trees in the world are in California. They are called redwood trees.
    3. 3. Redwood National Park is a large forest of redwood trees.
    4. 4. Visitors in thePark can walkand drivethrough theforestto look atthe trees.
    5. 5. Some redwoods are hundreds of years old. They are very tall andvery wide at the bottom.
    6. 6. One tree has alarge hole in thebottom of it.The hole is so bigyou can drive acar through it.
    7. 7. What is the topic of this paragraph?Which topic is too general? Which one is too specific? a. Parks in California b. Redwood trees in Calfornia c. The age of redwood trees
    8. 8. Answers:a. Parks in California too generalb. Redwood trees in Calforniac. The age of redwood trees to specific
    9. 9. In many areas of Scotland, there were once large forests.
    10. 10. Scotland
    11. 11. These forests had rich dirt thatwas good for plants. The trees inthe forest kept the dirt in place.But over many years, people cutdown the trees. The needed the wood for burning and they needed the land for farming.
    12. 12. With no trees, a lot of thegood dirt was washed away by the rain. The landbecame rocky and not good for farming.
    13. 13. Now the Scottish governmentwants to make the land betteragain. It is planting new trees. These new forests look nice and green. They also will improve the land for the future.
    14. 14. What is the topic of this paragraph?Which topic is too general? Which one is too specific? a. Forests in the future b. Rocky hills in Scotland c. The forests of Scotland
    15. 15. Answers:a. Forests in the future too generalb. Rocky hills in Scotland to specificc. The forests of Scotland
    16. 16. Large forests are important tous in many ways. They give uswood for building and heating.They are home for many kinds ofplants and animals. For manycity people, forests are a place togo for a vacation. There they canlearn about nature, breathe fresh
    17. 17. air, and sleep in a quiet place.There is one more reason whyforests are important foreveryone. The leaves on treeshelp clean the air. Dirty air is aserious problem in many parts ofthe world. Without our forests,this problem might be evenworse.
    18. 18. What is the topic of this paragraph?Which topic is too general? Which one is too specific? a. The importance of forests b. Taking vacations in forests c. Large forests around the world
    19. 19. Answers:a. The importance of forestsb. Taking vacations in forests too specificc. Large forests around the world too general

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