Height: 10.37997924 inches, Length: 10.27997944 inches, Weight: 0.661386786 Pounds, Width: 0.57999884 inches
Dennis Driscoll, Michael Driscoll

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!

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a Child's Introduction To The Environment Provides An Entertaining And Instructive Tour Of The Earth's Varied Environments, Along With Activities And Materials To Encourage Young Environmentalists.

kids Aged 9-12 And Their Parents Will Appreciate This Upbeat Yet Clear-eyed, Interactive Look At Our Magnificent Planet And How We Can Safeguard It.

exploring In Turn The Water, Land, And Air Around Us, The Book Looks At The Wide Variety Of Environmental Regions Of The World (deserts, Forests, Cities, Farms, Ice Caps, Oceans) As Well As The Atmosphere, Weather, Energy Sources, Plants, And Animals Of Each Area. Short Features Throughout Offer Fun Facts, Projects, And Experiments That Kids Can Do With Parents Or On Their Own. And A Special Packet Inside The Front Cover Contains A Reusable Lunch Sack, Peel-off Stickers With Messages Such As "turn Off The Lights," "recycle," And "unplug," And A Special Poster From The Nrdc.

charming Original Watercolor Illustrations Throughout Are Perfectly Paired With An Accessible Text By A Father-and-son Team Of Writers (dad Is A Meteorologist). And It Is All Printed On Recycled Material, Of Course!

publishers Weekly

equal Parts Activity Book, Ecology Lesson And Geographical Tour, This Cheerfully Illustrated Book Conducts A Crash Course In Environmental Science. However, The Authors, A Father-son Team, Seem To Doubt Their Subject: If All Of This Learning Sounds A Little Bit Boring-don't Worry! They Say, Explaining That They've Provided Experiments To Reinforce The Education (let Evaporation Remove Salt From Saltwater; Test Smog Using Rubberbands And Wire Hangers). A Cloth Lunch Bag, A Poster And Stickers Are Also Included. Ages 9-up. (apr.)

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