The Adventures Of A Plastic Bottle

Author: Alison Inches
Publisher: Paw Prints
ISBN: 9781442000537
Size: 13.73 MB
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From being manufactured in a plant and marketed on a shelf to being used and then discarded in the trash, the experiences and thoughts of a plastic bottle are captured through its various stages of "life," including when it is finally recycled and transformed into something totally different at the end of its long journey. Original.

Public Libraries Going Green

Author: Kathryn Miller
Publisher: American Library Association
ISBN: 0838910181
Size: 34.57 MB
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Going Green is now a national issue, and patrons expect their library to respond in the same way many corporations have. Libraries are going green with logos on their websites, programs for the public, and a host of other initiatives. This is the first book to focus strictly on the library's role in going green, helping you with collection development, disposal, and recycling issues; green equipment, technology, and facilities; programming ideas with supporting tables and figures; and ways to get the community involved in the process.--From publisher description.

Teaching Geography Creatively

Author: Stephen Scoffham
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 1317359127
Size: 48.67 MB
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Teaching Geography Creatively was Winner of the Geographical Association Gold Award 2014 and Winner of the Geographical Association Silver Award 2017. This fully updated second edition of Teaching Geography Creatively is a stimulating source of guidance for busy trainee and experienced teachers. Packed full of practical approaches for bringing the teaching of geography to life, it offers a range of innovative ideas for exploring physical geography, human geography and environmental issues. Underpinned by the very latest research and theory, expert authors from schools and universities explore the inter-relationship between creativity and learning, and consider how creativity can enhance pupils’ motivation, self-image and well-being. Two brand new chapters focus on creative approaches to learning about the physical world, as well as the value of alternative learning settings. Further imaginative ideas include: games and starter activities as entry points for creative learning how to keep geography messy the outdoors and learning beyond the classroom how to teach geography using your local area the links between geography and other areas of the curriculum looking at geography, creativity and the future fun and games in geography engaging with the world through picture-books teaching about sustainability. With contemporary, cutting-edge practice at the forefront, Teaching Geography Creatively is an essential read for all trainee and practicing teachers, offering a variety of practical strategies to create a fun and stimulating learning environment. In the process it offers a pedagogy that respects the integrity of children as joyful and imaginative learners and which offers a vision of how geography can contribute to constructing a better and more equitable world.

The Plastic Pollution Adventure

Author: Monty J. McClaine
Publisher: Anthony Joseph Dargis
ISBN:
Size: 74.63 MB
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From high above the clouds to the depths of the sea, Santa’s toughest rescue elves, or Relves for short, Relves are ready for anything! All year they practice to make sure they’re sharp. They travel the world swiftly and quickly to ensure that Santa makes it safely to your home each year. When the Relves take on their latest mission to the deep, dark depths of the sea, they find a lot more than colorful fish. For it appears that Santa’s sleigh isn’t the only thing stuck out on the high seas, as the Relves discover a man-made island full of plastic and trash! So what else can highly trained Relves do when they find that the ocean and many of its animals are in danger? They get to work! Follow along with the brave little Relves as they make it their mission to save the animals, the ocean, and get to the bottom of this plastic island. Learn about the dangers of plastic waste and the sad state of the world’s oceans as the Relves explore the effects of humans on our gentle, beautiful world.

Little Globy The Recycling Superhero And The Plastic Ogre

Author: Cristina Steliana Mihailovici
Publisher: Lulu.com
ISBN: 0244795622
Size: 39.55 MB
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In all his stories Little Globy wants to bring smiles on everyone faces, but in this story he wants to do something more. He was making new friends, helping them and helping the environment to be clean and safe for everyone. Every day Little Globy will continue his adventures exploring the sea and oceans, beaches, forests, lakes, rivers and mountains because he wants to eliminate all Plastic Ogres from the World. Little Globy wants to live on a healthy planet with clean seas and oceans, and breathe clean air, making happy faces everywhere. Recycle and be a Recycling Superhero, like Little Globy!

Revolution In A Bottle

Author: Tom Szaky
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101022213
Size: 70.32 MB
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The amazing story of what Inc. magazine called “the coolest little startup in America.” Tom Szaky dropped out of Princeton a decade ago to found TerraCycle, a company that makes the nonrecyclable recyclable. TerraCycle is now at the forefront of the eco-capitalist movement, partnering with more than 35 million people in twenty countries in the collection of waste and transforming that waste into useful products. Creating trash cans from chip bags and plastic benches from cigarette butts, TerraCycle has redefined recycling. Revolution in a Bottle is a rollicking tale of entrepreneurial adventure and an essential guide to creating a company that’s good for people, good for profits, and good for the planet. Since Revolution in a Bottle was first published in 2009, TerraCycle has grown dramatically from a small company offering worm poop in a soda bottle to a pioneer of recycling worldwide. This completely revised and expanded edition continues the story of this incredible company.

Curious George S Big Book Of Discovery

Author: H. A. Rey
Publisher: HMH Books For Young Readers
ISBN: 1328857123
Size: 29.46 MB
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Curious young readers will learn right along with George as he explores science, math, engineering, and technology concepts in eight fun, full-length stories filled with educational content.