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.
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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 www.av2books.com 32