First-graders Henry Tovar, of Draper, and Aaliyah Cabrera-Utai, of Sandy, breathe in and out during an exercise with Breathe Utah’s Dawn Monson, of Salt Lake City, during a clean air assembly for grades K through two at Saint John the Baptist Catholic Elementary School in Draper on Monday, April 23, 2018. Monson said she hoped to impart on the students knowledge about why the air quality in the valley gets worse because of the inversion, its effects on people and what can be done about it, such as not letting cars idle and utilizing alternative forms of transportation.

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