Green Stuff for Kids: An A to Z Guide to What's Up with the Planet

Green Stuff for Kids: An A to Z Guide to What's Up with the Planet

by Tanya Ha
     
 

The vital role that children play in the environmental movement and the importance of keeping them active, involved, and invested in its future are the main themes in this informative handbook. Aimed at young readers, this guide explains the environment—from global warming and drought to endangered species and habitat destruction—in an entertaining and

Overview

The vital role that children play in the environmental movement and the importance of keeping them active, involved, and invested in its future are the main themes in this informative handbook. Aimed at young readers, this guide explains the environment—from global warming and drought to endangered species and habitat destruction—in an entertaining and accessible manner. Jam-packed with facts, quizzes, projects, and craft ideas, this nature-conscious handbook also includes eco-friendly projects such as growing veggies, starting a worm farm, and making recycled paper.

Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher

"Tanya Ha shows people how to live their lives in a more sustainable way: every woman should read this book."  —Olivia Newton-John

"Greeniology is a book for the urban environmentalist that delivers the good news: saving the planet is easier than you think . . . Whether it’s choosing cosmetics, buying appliances, saving energy or having a green baby, this ground-breaking book shows you how to change your ways without sacrificing your lifestyle."  —Cairns Post on Greeniology

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780522855395
Publisher:
Melbourne University Publishing
Publication date:
04/01/2010
Series:
Greeniology series
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
6.80(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.80(d)
Age Range:
8 - 12 Years

Meet the Author


Tanya Ha is a television presenter, an environmentalist, and the author of the bestselling Greeniology series. She is a board member of Sustainability Victoria and a former employee of Planet Ark.

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