Guided Reading Level: SGrade Level Equivalent: 4
The perfect book for budding conservationists and eco warriors! The book is packed full of step-by-step projects for crafty kids eager to reuse, recycle, and do their bit for the environment. With a mixture of simple and challenging projects, readers can learn how to create new objects from scrap materials, make their homes more eco-friendly, and turn even the smallest outdoor space into a wildlife haven. Activities are broken down into easy steps and technical information comes alive in bite-size facts. The reader will also learn about the science behind each project and the wider importance of caring for the environment.
"Thomas' upbeat message is that children can help rescue their planet through 23 hands-on projects...While the book was originally published in the UK, the appended list of Internet resources in the American edition includes websites by U.S. agencies and organizations. A good book for raising environmental awareness in DIY-minded kids."