Garbage

Garbage

Investigate What Happens When You Throw It Out

Book - 2011
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Baker & Taylor
Introduces waste and recycling, examines the effectiveness of recycling, and uses projects to investigate the world of trash.

Perseus Publishing
Kids become “rubbish warriors” in Garbage: Investigate What Happens When You Throw It Out. Encouraged to think about the choices they make that generate garbage in the first place, readers learn ways to reduce, reuse, recycle—and rethink their actions. Along the way, kids explore the science of garbology, discover fascinating information archaeologists learn by excavating middens, and use projects to investigate the world of trash. Activities include whipping up a delicious edible landfill, brewing natural dyes for a T-shirt, and comparing the effects of commercial and homemade cleaners.

Kids will learn that the battle against the world’s overwhelming waste problem begins with them.


Independent Publishing Group

Kids become “rubbish warriors” in Garbage: Investigate What Happens When You Throw It Out. Encouraged to think about the choices they make that generate garbage in the first place, readers learn ways to reduce, reuse, recycle—and rethink their actions. Along the way, kids explore the science of garbology, discover fascinating information archaeologists learn by excavating middens, and use projects to investigate the world of trash. Activities include whipping up a delicious edible landfill, brewing natural dyes for a T-shirt, and comparing the effects of commercial and homemade cleaners.

Kids will learn that the battle against the world’s overwhelming waste problem begins with them.



Baker
& Taylor

Easy-to-do activities encourage children to investigate the science of "garbology" while suggesting ways they can reduce, reuse, recycle and rethink their actions for the future. By the author of Amazing Biome Projects You Can Build Yourself. Simultaneous.

Publisher: White River Junction, VT : Nomad Press, 2011
ISBN: 9781936313464
9781936313471
Branch Call Number: JUV 363.72 Latham 2011
Characteristics: 117 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Additional Contributors: Hetland, Beth - Illustrator

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