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E Is for Environment

Stories to Help Children Care for Their World--At Home, at School, and at Play

Ian James Corlett, R. A. Holt (Illustrator)

Paperback

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Other Editions of This Title:
Hardcover (2/22/2011)

Description

Helping kids think about their earth's future is no easy task.

These days, there's a lot of talk about being green, buying organic, and protecting our planet, but making eco-friendly choices can be hard for busy families. Luckily, Ian James Corlett--an award-winning children's TV writer and author of E Is for Ethics--is back with a guide that makes saving the environment a fun family adventure. Best of all, Elliott and Lucy--who made values and morals so accessible in E Is for Ethics--are here to help.

In these stories, Elliott and Lucy learn that being good to the environment isn't a big chore--it's actually pretty cool (And they get to teach Mom and Dad a thing or two along the way.) With this engaging read-together book, families will see that the small things they do every day can make a big impact. Teaching your children about the planet has never been so easy or entertaining--and before you know it, they'll be reminding YOU to recycle.


Praise For E Is for Environment: Stories to Help Children Care for Their World--At Home, at School, and at Play

"To help your child look at the bright side—and the best side—of life, check out E Is For Ethics” —The Washington Post



"His message that children can model for adults is clear, but his approach is fresh and his examples reasonably realistic. For elementary readers who care, this may be welcome reinforcement." —Kirkus


Praise for E Is for Ethics:

"What a great and fun idea!" —John Travolta and Kelly Preston

"Corlett, a veteran in children's programming, hits a home run with this small gem of a book. Enthusiastically recommended." —Library Journal, starred review

"[A] charming, interactive little book" —Publisher's Weekly



“Not only fun, but also a valuable learning experience that will leave you and your child feeling empowered and uplifted.” —San Francisco Book Review



“Charming..chock full of teachable moments for children and adults to share. An entertaining and enlightening book for teachers and families.” —The Washington Times



"Environmental messages presented in a fresh way with a mischievous sense of humor." —USA Today

Atria Books, 9781439194560, 110pp.

Publication Date: July 19, 2011