Using What’s Around You: Sustainability & Creativity

english 4 years & up Sustainability Homesteading Foraging Climate Justice Recycling Art/Creativity Various, see each book. Summary: It’s common knowledge that we’re building a homestead, and personally very invested in personal sustainability. Here, I’ve compiled a handful of my most recent favorite books that focus on foraging, sustainability, and artistic projects with recycled materials. 276…

Plastic: Past, Present, and Future

Written By: Eun-Ju Kim Illustrated by: Ji-Won Lee For Ages: 6-10 years Language: English Topics Covered: Environment, Pint-Sized Professor, Environmental Activism, STEM, Plastic, Climate Change. Summary: This bright and informative book covers all a young person needs to know about plastic-the good and the bad. Starting with a story about lost cargo, the reader goes…

Trash Revolution; Breaking the Waste Cycle

Written by:¬†Erica Fyvie Illustrated by:¬†Bill Slavin For ages:¬†8-12 years Language:¬†English Topics Covered:¬†Environmental¬†Activism, Community, Personal Responsibility, Activism, ¬†Waste Cycle. Summary:¬†This book addresses the fact that everything in our lives has a life cycle, including the objects we use everyday! ¬†Trash Revolution¬†explores things we don’t think about everyday, like if bicycle helmets can be made of recyclable…