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Letter: Colorful trees

Vonnie Kolbenschlag writes:
When we lived in northern Virginia, we experienced beautiful fall weather with colorful trees. Then we moved to southern California. Our oldest son was in kindergarten at the time.

In his California kindergarten, the teacher passed out pages with outlines of the outside and trees to color. Son Doug told me later that when he colored yellow, red, orange trees, his classmates exclaimed, "Trees are green!" "Trees aren't yellow, orange and red!" Of course, he had seen colorful trees, and the teacher could explain. He was surprised they didn't know about colorful trees. I wonder what they told their parents about the 'new kid' that colored trees red, yellow and orange?
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