Green Ideas

Green Ideas

by Anita Yasuda




One of the most important green inventions is the solar cell, which allows people to convert sunlight into energy. Today, solar power is an important source of clean energy. Thinking about ways to go green can help keep the environment and people healthy. Green Ideas, an AV2 media enhanced book, can help children learn how to do their part to protect the environment.

Your AV2 book gives you access to enriched and enhanced content that includes audio, video, web links, quizzes, activities, and a slide show.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781616900953
Publisher: Weigl Publishers, Incorporated
Publication date: 07/15/2010
Series: Being Green
Pages: 32
Product dimensions: 7.10(w) x 9.80(h) x 0.20(d)
Age Range: 9 - 11 Years

About the Author

Anita Yasuda is a qualified Montessori early childhood education teacher and the author of Greetings from Buffalo; Hello Kitty: Cute, Creative & Collectible; and Snapshots of San Diego: Sun, Surf & Sand. She lives in Orangeville, Ontario. Bryan Stone is a cartoonist who graduated from the Center for Cartoon Studies and the illustrator of Explore Colonial America! He lives in White River Junction, Vermont.

Table of Contents

Making the World a Greener Place 4

What Are Green Ideas? 5

Going Green Online 6

Learning About "Precycling" 8

Using Recycling Robots 10

Finding New Uses for Electronics 12

People Working Together 14

Learning About Bold Green Ideas 16

Making Work Greener 18

Using Green Design 20

Green Ideas for Clean Air 22

Celebrating Earth 24

10 Greenest Cities in the World 26

Green Careers 28

What Have You Learned About Being Green? 29

Time to Debate 30

Words to Know/Index 31

Log on to 32

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