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At the Nebraska Children's Groundwater Festival, GIPS Roots and Shoots members will be helping students learn about the importance of planting native plants and how they can become a part of the Roots and Shoots mission to make the world a better place.

How did it go?

5-10-16 Representatives from the elementary and middle school GIPS Roots and Shoots team presented "Seeds for Roots and Shoots" in the Blue Exhibit Tent at the Nebraska Groundwater Festival. Participants picked one of 4 colored topic discs out of a green bag and listened to quick facts relating to the topics: Violets, Pressing Plants, Bio-infiltration Garden, and Parking Lot Prairies. Since it was set up as "Say a Fact - Summarize it Back", once participants shared back, more