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CRRL Kids: Celebrate Earth Day

All New Crafts for Earth Day
All New Crafts for Earth Day By Ross, Kathy (Book - 2006 ) 745.594 Ro Available in some locations

Annotation:Earth-friendly crafting box -- Candle stub pincushion -- Ms. (or Mr.) -- Rubber ball head -- Royal family finger puppets -- Used dryer sheets flower sachet -- Magazine file -- Soda bottle mouse -- Playing cards photo frame -- Changing robot -- Finger friend -- Flip-flop bunny board -- Head and hat vase -- Plastic ID tag -- Pencils trivet -- Necktie bird puppet -- Cork penholder -- Newspaper log -- Foil fish race -- Cardboard tube art file -- Rubber band desk jar -- Peppers pal -- Puzzle piece turtle ring.

Biodiversity
Biodiversity By Patent, Dorothy Hinshaw (Book - 1996 ) 333.95 Pa Available in some locations

Annotation:Provides a global perspective on environmental issues while demonstrating the concept that the many forms of life on earth depend on one another for survival.

Biscuit's Earth Day Celebration
Biscuit's Earth Day Celebration By Capucilli, Alyssa Satin (Book - 2010 ) FICTION Cap Available in some locations

Annotation:Join Biscuit as he helps take care of the earth on Earth Day. From planting seeds to cleaning up, it is an exciting adventure for Earth Day, and every day.

Chattanooga Sludge
Chattanooga Sludge By Bang, Molly (Book - 1996 ) 628.4 Ba Available in some locations

Annotation:Unusual art illustrates this story about cleaning up a polluted river.

E Is for Environment
E Is for Environment Stories to Help Children Care for Their World-- at Home, at School and at Play By Corlett, Ian James (Book - 2011 ) 640 Co Available in some locations

Annotation:Twenty-six short stories help to teach the importance of the environment and what children can do to help the Earth.

Earth Day
Earth Day By McNamara, Margaret (Paperback - 2009 ) Available in some locations

Annotation:When Mrs. Connor assigns a project to help her class celebrate Earth Day, Emma doesn't think she can make a difference. But with a little help from her father, Emma realizes there are lots of ways that she and her friends can keep the Earth healthy.

Earth Day
Earth Day By Aloian, Molly (Book - 2009 ) 394.262 Al Available in some locations

Annotation:"Plant a tree and walk to work--it's Earth Day! An annual celebration of awareness, Earth Day is designed to encourage people to take part in the preservation of their environment. Come inside Earth Day to learn the history of the event, the celebrations, and how you can get involved."

Earth Day
Earth Day By Trueit, Trudi Strain (Book - 2007 ) 394.262 Tr Available in some locations

Annotation:A simple introduction to the traditions and festivities of Earth Day

Earth Day Every Day
Earth Day Every Day By Bullard, Lisa (Book - 2012 ) 394.262 Bu Available in some locations

Annotation:Discusses how children can help the planet by planting trees, starting an environmental club at school, and learning how to reduce, reuse, and recycle.

Earth Day-hooray!
Earth Day-hooray! By Murphy, Stuart J. (Book - 2004 ) 513 Mu Available in some locations

Annotation:A drive to recycle cans on Earth Day teaches the children of the Maple Street School Save-the-Planet Club about place value.

Earth Friendly Crafts for Kids
Earth Friendly Crafts for Kids 50 Awesome Things to Make With Recycled Stuff By Smith, Heather (Book - 2002 ) 745.5 Sm Available in some locations

Annotation:Provides instructions for using recycled materials to create fifty different crafts and offers tips for an earth-friendly lifestyle.

Ecology Crafts for Kids
Ecology Crafts for Kids 50 Great Ways to Make Friends With Planet Earth By Needham, Bobbe (Book - 1998 ) 745.5 Ne Available in some locations

Annotation:Provides instructions for a variety of craft activities using recycled materials or items from nature and teaching a respect for the environment.

Every Day Is Earth Day
Every Day Is Earth Day By O'Connor, Jane (Book - 2010 ) FICTION OCo Available in some locations

Annotation:Learning to respect the environment is no small task, especially if you want to celebrate Earth Day every day of the week! Luckily, Nancy is on hand to make sure Mom, Dad, and her little sister do their part in being green-even if she has to keep reminding them. Nancy knows that she's helping her family do something very important, but will she take her enthusiasm for the environment a step too far? A sweet story about learning to respect both the Earth and your family, this I Can Read includes a glossary of Fancy Nancy's Fancy Words in the back.

Fire
Fire Friend Or Foe By Patent, Dorothy Hinshaw (Book - 1998 ) 577.2 Pa Available in some locations

Annotation:Authoritative text coupled with spectacular photographs offer documentation of the role of naturally occurring fires--its benefits and its dangers--maintaining that fire plays an essential part in the natural balance of nature.

The Great Kapok Tree
The Great Kapok Tree A Tale of the Amazon Rain Forest By Cherry, Lynne (Book - 2000 ) FICTION Che Available in some locations

Annotation:The animals of the rain forest try to protect their tree.

Hoot
Hoot By Hiaasen, Carl (Audiobook CD - 2002 ) FICTION Hia Available in some locations

Annotation:Roy, who has just moved to a small town in Florida, gets caught up in a mystery when he helps another boy to save a colony of burrowing owls from a proposed construction site.

How to Babysit An Orangutan
How to Babysit An Orangutan By Darling, Tara (Book - 1996 ) 599.883 Da Available in some locations

Annotation:Describes how baby orangutans whose mothers have died are nurtured by human babysitters at Camp Leakey in the rain forests of Borneo, until they are ready to live in the wild.

It's Earth Day!
It's Earth Day! By Mayer, Mercer (Paperback - 2008 ) All copies in use. Availability details

Annotation:"Little Critter is on a mission! After watching a film about climate changes at school, Little Critter decides to do his part to slow down global warming. With the help of his family and friends, Little Critter begins to reduce, reuse, and recycle. Together they learn about the importance of not wasting water or energy. Join Little Critter as he plants a tree, makes a climate control machine, and helps the polar bears.

Judy Moody Saves the World
Judy Moody Saves the World By McDonald, Megan (Book - 2002 ) FICTION McD Available in some locations

Annotation:When Judy Moody gets serious about protecting the environment, her little brother Stink thinks she is overdoing it, but she manages to inspire her third grade class to undertake an award-winning, environment-saving project.

Julie and the Eagles
Julie and the Eagles By McDonald, Megan (Book - 2007 ) FICTION McD Available in some locations

Annotation:Julie and her best friend, Ivy, find a baby owl in Golden Gate Park--and it needs help. At a wildlife rescue center, Julie meets Shasta and Sierra, two bald eagles that will be caged for life, unless money is raised to release them back into the wild. For Earth Day, Julie thinks of a unique way to tell the public of the eagles' plight. The "Looking Back" section explores the beginning of the environmental movement.

Let's Explore A River
Let's Explore A River By McCauley, Jane R. (Book - 1988 ) 574.526 Mc Available in some locations

Annotation:Three children accompany their father in a canoe and explore the plant and animal life along a river near their home.

The Lorax
The Lorax By Seuss (Book - 1971 ) FICTION Seu Available in some locations

Annotation:The Once-ler describes the results of the local pollution problem.

Mountain Dance
Mountain Dance By Locker, Thomas (Book - 2001 ) FICTION Loc Available in some locations

Annotation:A poetic description of various kinds of mountains and how they are formed. Includes factual information on mountains.

My Side of the Mountain
My Side of the Mountain By George, Jean Craighead (Downloadable Audiobook - 2011 ) FICTION Geo Click here for OneClickdigital eaudio »

Annotation:Sam Gribley runs away from home to spend a winter in the mountains, where he makes his home in a hollow oak, trains a hawk to hunt, and decides whether to rejoin the his family and community. Also available as a print book.

Nowhere Else on Earth
Nowhere Else on Earth Standing Tall for the Great Bear Rainforest By Vernon, Caitlyn (Book - 2011 ) 577.34 Ve Available in some locations

Annotation:This book allows you to visit one of the most beautiful places on earth: the Great Bear Rainforest in British Columbia, Canada. Through pictures and stories, Caitlyn Vernon teaches us how to protect the environment in the forest and in any part of the world

The Old Ladies Who Liked Cats
The Old Ladies Who Liked Cats By Greene, Carol (Book - 1991 ) FICTION Gre Available in some locations

Annotation:When the old ladies are no longer allowed to let their cats out at night, the delicate balance of their island ecology is disturbed, with disastrous results.

Secrets of A Wildlife Watcher
Secrets of A Wildlife Watcher By Arnosky, Jim (Book - 1983 ) 574.9 AR Available in some locations

Annotation:Explains the techniques used in finding wild animals such as owls, turtles, squirrels, foxes, beavers, and deer, and in getting close enough to study their behavior.

Sid The Science Kid
Sid The Science Kid Earth Day Fun By Frantz, Jennifer (Paperback - 2011 ) Available in some locations

Annotation:Beginning readers are invited to join Sid the Science Kid as he learns about soil and celebrates Earth Day

Where the Forest Meets the Sea
Where the Forest Meets the Sea By Baker, Jeannie (Book - 1987 ) FICTION Bak Available in some locations

Annotation:On a camping trip in an Australian rain forest with his father, a young boy thinks about the history of the plant and animal life around him and wonders about their future.

The Wump World
The Wump World By Peet, Bill (Book - 1970 ) FICTION Pee Available in some locations

Annotation:The Wump World is an unspoiled place until huge monsters bring hordes of tiny creatures from the planet Pollutus.

You Are the Earth
You Are the Earth From Dinosaur Breath to Pizza From Dirt By Suzuki, David T. (Book - 1999 ) 333.72 Su Available in some locations

Annotation:These books will help you with your conservation efforts. You can also check the catalog under these headings: Ecology, Endangered species, Environmental protection, Pollution, Recycling, and Wildlife conservation. Ask a librarian for more suggestions.

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These books will help you with your conservation efforts. You can also check the catalog under these headings: Ecology, Endangered species, Environmental protection, Pollution, Recycling, and Wildlife conservation. Ask a librarian for more suggestions.


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