Click flashlights, light lanterns, and get ready to turn electric lights out to celebrate Earth Hour! Wherever you come from, you can help our planet.
Kids around the world use electric energy to do all kinds of thingsadults do, too! From cleaning the clothes we play in, to lighting up our dinner tables, to keeping us warm and toasty when the weather is cold, electricity is a huge part of our lives. Unfortunately, it can also have a big impact on our planet.
Earth Houra worldwide movement in support of energy conservation and sustainabilitytakes place each March and is sponsored by the World Wildlife Fund for Nature (WWF). During Earth Hour, individuals, communities, and businesses in more than 7,000 cities turn off nonessential electric lights for one hour. Across each continentfrom the Eiffel Tower to the Great Wall of China to the Statue of Libertyone small act reminds all of us of our enormous impact on planet Earth.
|Product dimensions:||10.00(w) x 7.00(h) x (d)|
|Age Range:||3 - 7 Years|
About the Author
Nanette Heffernan is a Certified Sustainability Consultant for schools in California and a major champion of the urgent need for humans to reduce emissions that drive climate change. Earth Hour is her debut picture book.
Bao Luu grew up in Vietnam, dreaming of becoming an artist. Today he lives in the United States where he continues his illustration work. Earth Hour is his first picture book.
Read an Excerpt
All over the world, millions of people use energy, every day, every night.
Energy makes our home toasty when it's cool. It cooks the dumpling soup we ladle into bowls. Energy helps our ancient heritage shine proud.