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Nature - Enjoy It, Care for It



Nature - Enjoy It, Care for It

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     challenging words:    nature, creeks, man-made, enjoy, outdoors, sounds, kinds, building, pine, also, city, build, through, land, different, begin


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     Spanish: Naturaleza: disfrútala y cuídala


Nature - Enjoy It, Care for It
By Mary Perrin
  

1     One way to enjoy nature is to take a walk through a park. Things found in nature are trees, creeks, plants, and animals. Smell the pine trees. Look for animals. Listen for different types of birds. Nature is a word that refers to a place outdoors that has not been made or changed by people. People build buildings. They build homes. People create all kinds of new things. Buildings are man-made. They are not part of nature. People must clear the land before they begin building new things. When land is cleared, trees are torn down. Animals are forced to find new homes. Plants die. People try to preserve, or take care of, nature. They pick up trash. They plant new trees. .....
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