Tuesday, April 21, 2009

The Tuesday Review: "Making Less Trash," by Peggy Hock, a must-read Earth Day book!

Did you know that most Americans throw away more than 4 pounds of trash every day?

This is just one of the interesting facts you will learn from this awesome book. Learn all about why trash disposal is a big problem and how you can help make less trash. Here are some other cool things you'll discover:

-Plastic bottles can be recycled into really weird things like a woman's jacket!

-Old newspaper can be shredded, cleaned, and mashed up to form new paper.

-The three R's can help us make less trash: Reduce, Reuse, & Recycle!

Readers in Grades 1 & 2 will become enthusiastic recyclers after reading this book. Just in time for Earth Day!

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