With easy-to-understand language and colorful graphics, this fun and informative book introduces children to actions that help make our planet healthier-make less garbage; repair; reuse; recycle; compost; plant a tree; don't waste electricity or water. Simple explanations of electricity, carbon dioxide, global warming, and renewable energy, and the importance of trees and water, add meaning to the actions. A perfect book for Earth Day or any day to teach children about the importance of preserving and protecting our environment.
- Age Range: 4 - 8 years
- Grade Level: 2 - 3
- Paperback: 44 pages
Emily Sper writes, illustrates, and designs her books, which include the best-selling Hanukkah: A Counting Book and the award-winning The Passover Seder. Her first adult coloring book, 52 Flower Mandalas, was published in 2015. She has worked as a book designer for Dutton, Grosset & Dunlap, and Scholastic, on-staff and freelance. Before founding Blue Iris Design in 1990, she was Creative Director of Marketing Services at Putnam Young Readers Group. A graduate of the Rhode Island School of Design (BFA Photography) and New York University (MA Media Ecology), Emily lives in Newton, MA.