What Can You Do with an Old Red Shoe?: A Green Activity Book About Reuse (Hardcover)
A Green Activity Book About Reuse
Henry Holt and Co. (BYR), 9780805082906, 32pp.
Publication Date: March 31, 2009
What can Ruby do with her old red shoe? Use it as a planter for pansies! In this “green” craft book, children can appreciate that recycling is a part of everyday life, and with a little creativity, exciting projects are only a few steps away. Turn a worn flip-flop into an art stamp, a ripped shower curtain into an apron, and an old T-shirt into a pillow. These activities are just a few of the many crafts to be explored. With easy-to-follow step-by-step instructions, this interactive book will challenge kids to come up with clever recycling ideas of their own.
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Praise for WHAT CAN YOU DO WITH AN OLD RED SHOE?: “From its namesake red-shoe planter to a ripped-shower-curtain apron, Alter seeks to instill a desire to help the environment.”—USA Today “This is a great choice for environmental units and a valuable resource for parents interested in teaching their children about reuse at home.”—School Library Journal “Recycling becomes lots of fun in this sprightly activity book… what really makes this a standout is Alter’s adorable artwork featuring a coterie of animals at work and play.”—Booklist