bark

Directions:

 1. write by hand this picture in your notebook.

 2. Write the questions and the answers to the questions in your notebook.

1. Q: What’s the outside covering of a tree called?

A: The outside covering of a tree is called bark.

2. Q: What does it do for the tree?

A: Bark protects the tree. It also provides a method for water and sap to travel up and down the tree.

3. Q: What’s that green stuff?

A: That’s moss. Moss usually grows on the north or east side of a tree.

4. Q: What would happen if you took the bark off of the tree?

A: The tree would die.

5. Q: What’s another use for the word "bark"?

A: "Bark" is the sound made by a dog.

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