• Nature

The New 50 Simple Things Kids Can Do to Save the Earth


Author: EarthWorks Group
Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing
ISBN: 0740790811
Category: Nature
Page: 208
View: 1193
In The New 50 Simple Things Kids Can Do to Save the Earth, Sophie and John have revised the original best-selling book for a concerned and vibrant Web 2.0 youth market. It's easy-to-do and kid-friendly projects show that kids can make a difference, and each chapter is packed with tons of links to groups and resources. What makes this book stand out, though, is that it doesn't just inform kids, it encourages them to make a difference by providing them, their friends and their families the tools to take action. Together, John and Sophie enlighten, educate, and encourage our children with easy and smart ways to save the earth. Pretty darn cool, huh? We thought so. What you can do: Order now and help save the only earth we've got. Mother Earth needs our help now.

    • Juvenile Nonfiction

365 Ways to Live Green for Kids

Saving the Environment at Home, School, or at Play--Every Day!
Author: Sheri Amsel
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1440520178
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 224
View: 377
"In the greenconscious world we live in today, parents realize the importance of teaching the lessons of green living, early on. With this book, parents can encourage their children to be ecologically friendly with fun lessons such as: The three Rs: reducing waste, reusing materials, and recycling Why we should keep the air, oceans, and forests pollutionfree Why organic food is tastierùand betterùfor you How to protect plants and animals Earth Day celebrations Complete with tips for every day of the yearùand activities for home, school, and during playtimeùthis book reveals how easy it is to be an ecofriendly familyùand prepare for a better future together."

    • Juvenile Nonfiction

True Green Kids

100 Things You Can Do to Save the Planet
Author: Kim McKay,Jenny Bonnin,David De Rothschild
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 9781426304422
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 143
View: 8059
Presents an overview of global warming and describes eighty simple ways to be more environmentally friendly in the bedroom, in the house, at school, and on vacation.

    • Comics & Graphic Novels

As the World Burns

50 Simple Things You Can Do to Stay in Denial-A Graphic Novel
Author: Derrick Jensen,Stephanie McMillan
Publisher: Seven Stories Press
ISBN: 1583229590
Category: Comics & Graphic Novels
Page: 225
View: 1324
Two of America's most talented activists team up to deliver a bold and hilarious satire of modern environmental policy in this fully illustrated graphic novel. The U.S. government gives robot machines from space permission to eat the earth in exchange for bricks of gold. A one-eyed bunny rescues his friends from a corporate animal-testing laboratory. And two little girls figure out the secret to saving the world from both of its enemies (and it isn't by using energy-efficient light bulbs or biodiesel fuel). As the World Burns will inspire you to do whatever it takes to stop ecocide before it’s too late.

    • Juvenile Nonfiction

101 Ways You Can Help Save the Planet Before You're 12!


Author: Joanne O'Sullivan
Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.
ISBN: 9781579908614
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 143
View: 6154
Presents ideas to protect the planet by doing simple things such as cutting down on water use, starting a compost bin, and creating litter-free lunches.

    • Nature

50 Simple Things You Can Do to Save the Earth

Completely New and Updated for the 21st Century
Author: John Javna
Publisher: Hachette Books
ISBN: 1401395244
Category: Nature
Page: 128
View: 6298
Together, We Can Make a Difference Today's environmental problems may seem too overwhelming for one person to tackle . . . but you don't have to do it alone. Now you have partners--50 of them. 50 Simple Things You Can Do to Save the Earth, the revolutionary 1990 bestseller, is back in a completely revised, updated edition . . . and it's just as innovative and groundbreaking as the original. The authors have teamed up with 50 of America's top environmental groups, including The Natural Resources Defense Council, the National Wildlife Federation, and Rainforest Action Network. Each group has chosen one issue and provided a simple, step-by-step program that will empower you and your family to become citizen activists in the fight to save the Earth. It's easy to get started. Just pick one! Fight global warming "one city at a time" with the Sierra Club's Cool Cities Campaign Roll up your sleeves and save an endangered species with the Wilderness Society Protect coral reefs and create a marine reserve with Seacology Get your congregation excited about protecting God's creations with Interfaith Power and Light Invite songbirds into your neighborhood with the National Audubon Society All it takes is a little effort. When we work together, we can work miracles! Get started now!

    • Religion

50 Ways to Help Save the Earth

How You and Your Church Can Make a Difference
Author: Rebecca Barnes-Davies
Publisher: Westminster John Knox Press
ISBN: 1611640512
Category: Religion
Page: 130
View: 5980
This guide outlines fifty ways in which you, your congregation, and your local community can help fight global warming and enjoy participation in a vital part of Christian discipleship. 50 Ways to Help Save the Earth makes a clear connection, in a practical and unintimidating way, between stewardship of the earth and living one's faith. This easy-to-follow book consists of seven chapters on topics related to global climate change: "Water," "Energy," "Transportation," "Food and Agriculture," "People," "Other Species," and "Wilderness and Land." Each chapter begins with a statement on how the content relates to global warming, followed by seven action items ranging from individual efforts to activities that encourage the involvement of the congregational and wider communities.

    • Juvenile Nonfiction

The Everything Kids' Environment Book

Learn how you can help the environment-by getting involved at school, at home, or at play
Author: Sheri Amsel
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1605502456
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 144
View: 7277
You Can Help Our Earth Live Longer! Everything we do has an impact on the world around us--from the clothes we wear and food we eat to the gardens we grow and the trash we throw away. And to take the best care of the earth--and ourselves--it's important to make smart choices. With The Everything Kids' Environment Book, you'll find out what you can do every day to help protect our planet. You'll also learn why the rainforest is so important to us, how animals go extinct, and what environmentalists can tell us about taking good care of our world. Learn how to "go green" and to: Find new uses for recycled grocery bags. Create your own greenhouse. Make acid rain--safely!--to see how it affect plants. Test organic food against foods grown with chemicals. Make your own compost pile. Re-create deforestation with the soil from timbered trees. Test your sensitivity to noise. Whether you are in the classroom, surfing the Internet, or just hanging out with your friends, you can make a difference. Start today--so our Earth can live another 4.5 billion years!

    • Juvenile Nonfiction

Not Your Typical Book about the Environment


Author: Elin Kelsey,Clayton Hanmer
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9781897349847
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 64
View: 5122
Written to allay children's fears about the environment, this book shows how smart technologies, innovative ideas, and a growing commitment to alternative lifestyles are exploding around the world, creating a future that will be brighter than we sometimes might think. Includes profiles of unexpected personalities.

    • Juvenile Nonfiction

50 Simple Things Kids Can Do to Save the Earth


Author: Earth Works Group (U.S.)
Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing
ISBN: 9780836223019
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 156
View: 9152
Explains how specific things in a child's environment are connected to the rest of the world, how using them affects the planet, and how the individual can develop habits and projects that are environmentally sound.

    • Juvenile Nonfiction

Human Footprint

Everything You Will Eat, Use, Wear, Buy, and Throw Out in Your Lifetime
Author: Ellen Kirk (author.)
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 1426307675
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 32
View: 2430
Shows kids the dimensions of consumption, including diapers worn as a baby, bread eaten in a lifetime, and recycled cans, and explains how to create a sustainable way of living.

    • Nature

50 Simple Steps to Save the Earth from Global Warming


Author: Green Patriot Working Group
Publisher: Freedom PressInc
ISBN: 9781893910492
Category: Nature
Page: 163
View: 4318
Presents simple but effective steps each person can take to help prevent and alleviate the devastation of global warming, including recycling, reducing energy use, and avoiding petroleum products and petrochemicals.

    • Juvenile Nonfiction

Heroes of the Environment

True Stories of People Who Are Helping to Protect Our Planet
Author: Harriet Rohmer
Publisher: Chronicle Books
ISBN: 0811879712
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 110
View: 9105
This inspiring book presents the true stories of 12 people from across North America who have done great things for the environment. Heroes include a teenage girl who figured out how to remove an industrial pollutant from the Ohio River, a Mexican superstar wrestler who works to protect turtles and whales, and a teenage boy from Rhode Island who helped his community and his state develop effective e-waste recycling programs. Plenty of photographs and illustrations bring each compelling story vividly to life.

    • Business & Economics

Go Green, Live Rich

50 Simple Ways to Save the Earth and Get Rich Trying
Author: David Bach,Hillary Rosner
Publisher: Crown Business
ISBN: 076793024X
Category: Business & Economics
Page: 224
View: 6036
Let David Bach show you a whole new way to prosper—by going green Internationally renowned financial expert and bestselling author David Bach has always urged readers to put their financial lives in line with their values. But what if your values are a cleaner and greener earth? Most people think that “going green” is an expensive choice they can’t afford. Bach is here to say that you can have both: a life in line with your green values and a million dollars in the bank. Go Green, Live Rich outlines fifty ways to make your life, your home, your shopping, and your finances greener—and get rich trying. From driving the right car to making your home energy smart, Bach offers ways to improve the environment while you spend less, save more, earn more, and pay fewer taxes. Best of all, he shows you exactly how to take advantage of the "green wave" in personal finance without the difficult work of evaluating individual stocks. What's more, he will get you thinking about a green business of your own so you can help the world along as it is changing for the better. David Bach is on a mission to teach the world that you can live a great life by living a green life. With Go Green, Live Rich, you can live in line with your eco-values on the road to financial freedom.

    • Juvenile Nonfiction

Recycle this Book

100 Top Children's Book Authors Tell You How to Go Green
Author: Dan Gutman
Publisher: Yearling
ISBN: 0375891765
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 144
View: 3484
With essays from renowned children’s book authors such as Ann Brashares, Jeanne DuPrau, Caroline B. Cooney, Laurie Halse Anderson, Bruce Coville, Gennifer Choldenko, and over 100 others, each piece is an informative and inspiring call to kids of all ages to understand what’s happening to the environment, and to take action in saving our world. Helpful tips and facts are interspersed throughout. This book will be a great classroom tool to teach young readers how they can help to make the Earth a greener place.

    • Juvenile Nonfiction

It's Your World

Get Informed, Get Inspired & Get Going!
Author: Chelsea Clinton
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 039954531X
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 416
View: 846
Get Informed! Get Inspired! Get Going! The New York Times bestselling book of empowerment for kids. Make a difference in your world! In a book that tackles the biggest challenges facing us today, Chelsea Clinton combines facts, charts, photographs and stories to give readers a deep understanding of the world around them—and how anyone can make a difference. With stories about children and teens who have made real changes big and small—in their families, their communities, in our country and across the world—this book will inspire readers of all ages to do their part to make our world a better place. In addition to informing and inspiring readers about topics including Poverty, Homelessness, Food Insecurity, Access to Education, Gender Equality, Epidemics, Non-Communicable Diseases, Climate Change, and Endangered Species, this book encourages everyone to get going! With suggestions and ideas for action, Chelsea Clinton shows readers that the world belongs to every single one of us, and every one of us counts. You can make a difference. You can make a change. It’s your world. Praise for It's Your World: "Clinton clearly paid attention to her parents' discussions at the dinner table, and she capably shares the lessons they imparted about the future impact of what we do in the present."--Publishers Weekly "[A] terrific resource for junior activists."--Booklist "This book is a resource for children and teens who also want to make a difference and may not know where to begin or may have an idea for ways they can make a difference."--VOYA From the Hardcover edition.

    • Juvenile Nonfiction

The Help Yourself Cookbook for Kids

60 Easy Plant-Based Recipes Kids Can Make to Stay Healthy and Save the Earth
Author: Ruby Roth
Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing
ISBN: 1449479073
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 144
View: 2912
Experts tell us the best way to teach kids healthy eating habits is to involve them in the process. This irresistibe cookbook presents 60 appealing recipes kids will beg to make themselves, in fun and charming illustrations they will love. Bursting with color, humor, cute animal characters, and cool facts (Did you know your brain actually shrinks when you’re dehydrated? Drink water, quick!), Help Yourself empowers children to take charge of their own nutrition — for now and for life! Recipes include: fun-to-munch hand-held snacks like Life Boats bright fruit-flavored drinks like Tickled Pink the always-popular things on toast like Leprechaun Tracks salads they will actually eat like Tiger Stripes cozy small meals like Tomato Tornado and sweets like chocolatey Disappearing Dots, because everybody likes candy! Excerpt from the Intro: Since the day you were born, someone has been making you food and serving you meals (that’s the life!). But wait a minute...what’s that on the end of your arm? Why, it’s a hand! And it turns out you need little more than your own two hands and a few ingredients to help yourself to healthy foods...and help the world, while you’re at it! Because from the tip of your nose to the tip of an iceberg, the food we eat affects our bodies, our environment, and even strangers on the other side of the planet. It's amazing but true.

    • Juvenile Nonfiction

A Child's Introduction to the Environment

The Air, Earth, and Sea Around Us- Plus Experiments, Projects, and Activities YOU Can Do to Help Our Planet!
Author: Michael Driscoll,Dennis Driscoll
Publisher: Black Dog & Leventhal Pub
ISBN: 9781579124298
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 96
View: 4355
Discusses a variety of environmental sciences topics, including global warming, food chains, and desertification, along with a collection of experiments and conservation activities.

    • Nature

Silent Spring


Author: Rachel Carson
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780618249060
Category: Nature
Page: 378
View: 8929
Discusses the reckless annihilation of fish and birds by the use of pesticides and warns of the possible genetic effects on humans.