How to Help the Earth-by the Lorax
By Tish Rabe
(Random House Books for Young Readers, Paperback, 9780375869778, 48pp.)
Publication Date: January 10, 2012
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The star of The Lorax by Dr. Seuss makes his Step into Reading debut in this rhymed reader that offers kids easy suggestions for going green! After explaining how the trash in a wastbasket ultimately ends up in a landfill or incinerator, the Lorax suggests realistic ways children can reduce waste, such as by carrying a lunch box, donating old clothes and toys, sharing magazines with friends, recycling cans and bottles, and using rechargeable batteries. He also explains how they can save energy around the home by turning off lights, taking shorter showers, donning sweaters to stay warm, and much, much more. All in all, this is a great introduction to helping the Earth and helping kids step into reading!
TISH RABE is the author of many children's books, among them 12 titles in the Cat in the Hat Learning Library series.
CHRISTOPHER MORONEY has illustrated countless children's books.
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