From the movie “Taking root: the vision of Wangari Maathai”
1.Are there environmental movements in other parts of the world similar to the Green Belt movement started by Wangari Maathai in Kenya? As you were watching the documentary perhaps it reminded you of an environmental or grassroots or other type of movement you are either involved with or have some knowledge about. If you would like to write on this topic, choose an
aspect of the documentary that resonated with you and find the links between the Green Belt movement or Wangari Maathai as a person and the movement you know about.
2.Wangari Maathai’s story may have inspired you to think about something in your life in a new way. If you would like to write on this topic, think about how your vision of your life or a particular circumstance has shifted as a result of viewing this documentary. Write about that shift in your thinking.