A Planet Full Of Plastic

Author by : Neal Layton
Languange : en
Publisher by : Hachette UK
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 34
Total Download : 586
File Size : 40,9 Mb
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Description : Everything is made of stuff. Some things are made of paper, like this book. And some things are made of PLASTIC. If you look around you, plastic is everywhere. Even in places where it's not meant to be. If it drops to the ground, it doesn't rot away - it sticks around for ever. Our world is drowning in plastic, and it's a big problem. Award-winning author-illustrator Neal Layton is here to explain where plastic comes from, why it doesn't biodegrade, and why that's dangerous for animals and humans alike. But he's also FULL of ideas for how you can help! From giving up straws in juice cartons to recycling all we can and taking part in a beach clean, A Planet Full of Plastic will get young readers excited about how they can make a difference to keep Planet Earth happy. This brilliant non-fiction picture book, illustrated in Neal's trademark collage style, is perfect for readers aged 5-7 who love nature and want to help the environment.


Climate Change

Author by : Neal Layton
Languange : en
Publisher by : Wren & Rook
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 41
Total Download : 116
File Size : 43,8 Mb
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Description : You've probably heard about climate change. At least I hope you have - because it's REALLY IMPORTANT. It affects all of us living on Planet Earth right now, and everyone and everything that will live on our planet in the future. Our world is warming up, and it's a big problem. Award-winning author-illustrator Neal Layton is here to explain what climate change is, what's causing it and why it's dangerous for animals and humans alike. But he's also FULL of ideas for how you can help! From eating lots more veggies to walking and cycling and thinking carefully about what we need to buy, A Climate in Chaos will get young readers excited about how they can make a difference to keep Planet Earth happy. This brilliant non-fiction picture book, illustrated in Neal's trademark collage style, is perfect for readers aged 5-7 who love nature and want to help the environment. Also available in this series: A Planet Full of Plastic.


A Climate In Chaos

Author by : Neal Layton
Languange : en
Publisher by : Hachette UK
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 97
Total Download : 557
File Size : 44,5 Mb
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Description : Our world is warming up, and it's a big problem. Award-winning author-illustrator Neal Layton is here to explain what climate change is, what's causing it and why it's dangerous for animals and humans alike. But he's also FULL of ideas for how you can help! From eating lots more veggies to walking and cycling and thinking carefully about what we need to buy, A Climate in Chaos will get young readers excited about how they can make a difference to keep Planet Earth happy. This brilliant non-fiction picture book is perfect for readers aged 5-7 who love nature and want to help the environment, including those who may be feeling worried and confused about what climate change is. Also available in this series: A Planet Full of Plastic.


Plastic Soup

Author by : Michiel Roscam Abbing
Languange : en
Publisher by :
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 74
Total Download : 886
File Size : 41,5 Mb
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Description : Plastics have transformed every aspect of our lives. Yet the very properties that make them attractive--they are cheap to make, light, and durable--spell disaster when trash makes its way into the environment. Plastic Soup: An Atlas of Ocean Pollution is a beautifully-illustrated survey of the plastics clogging our seas, their impacts on wildlife and people around the world, and inspirational initiatives designed to tackle the problem. With striking photography and graphics, Plastic Soup brings plastic pollution to brilliant life for readers. According to some estimates, if we continue on our current path, the oceans will contain more plastic than fish by the year 2050. Created to inform and inspire readers, Plastic Soup is a critical tool in the fight to reverse this trend.


Plastic Planet

Author by : Georgia Amson-Bradshaw
Languange : en
Publisher by : Franklin Watts
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 53
Total Download : 363
File Size : 52,5 Mb
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Description : Plastic Planet offers young readers the perfect, non-alarmist introduction to Earth's plastic crisis Plastic pollution is now found in every environment on Earth, from the deepest oceans to the driest deserts and the most remote ice sheets. Plastic Planet offers readers aged 8 and up a look at plastic through the ages, exploring what it is, how it's made and how we have become so dependent on it in a single-use, disposable world. It highlights the social inequality of plastic pollution and explores how plastic has become a widespread and dangerous pollutant that is inextricably linked to climate change. The book looks ahead to possible solutions to our plastic crisis, from global changes such as changing people's mindsets, to innovations such as compostable plastics, to practical solutions such as recycling and bottle return schemes.


A World Without Wildlife

Author by : Neal Layton
Languange : en
Publisher by : Hachette UK
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 74
Total Download : 167
File Size : 44,8 Mb
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Description : Every animal and plant on earth is part of an incredible WEB OF LIFE. But living things are disappearing all over the world, and it's a big problem. Award-winning author-illustrator Neal Layton is here to introduce the concept of biodiversity to younger readers, explaining what it is, why it's so important, and how the actions of humans are hurting it. But he's also FULL of ideas for how you can help! From building a bug hotel to growing flowers on a windowsill and eating more organic food, A World Without Wildlife will get young readers excited about how they can make a difference to keep the web of life bursting with energy. This brilliant non-fiction picture book is perfect for readers aged 5-7 who love nature and want to help the environment. Also available in this series: A Planet Full of Plastic A Climate in Chaos


The Boy Who Wanted To Save The Planet

Author by : João José Da Costa
Languange : en
Publisher by : Clube de Autores (managed)
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 90
Total Download : 307
File Size : 45,5 Mb
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Description : The book tells an educational story of Nichola, a child who decides to save the planet and is able, through personal efforts and examples, to attract his friends who are aware of the need to play an active role in preserving nature and the environment, giving simple examples of how this mission can be accomplished. Nichola and his friends mobilize in a joint effort to improve the environmental conditions of their own neighborhood. The book addresses the main current themes about environmental and ecological issues embedded in a story that stimulates reading. It conveys precious knowledge of ecology and preservation of the environment.


Teaching Secondary English As If The Planet Matters

Author by : Sasha Matthewman
Languange : en
Publisher by : Routledge
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 45
Total Download : 823
File Size : 54,8 Mb
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Description : ‘This is an important book for all concerned with the teaching and learning of English, exploring new and hugely significant areas in a scholarly, thought-provoking and eminently practical way.’ – David Stevens, University of Durham, UK Drawing together ideas from a range of disciplines in the study of texts which explore nature, the built environment and issues of climate change and environmental stress, this book shows how English is well placed to develop the cultural, aesthetic and emotional response to environmental themes – both as part of everyday practice and within wider curriculum innovations. Features include: critical reflection on the teaching of secondary English connections with the academic study of ecocriticism and/or key environmental issues suggested teaching activities and/or reflections from classroom practice sources of further reading and information. The true worth of a school subject is revealed in how far it can account for and respond to the major issues of the time. This timely textbook breaks new ground in showing how English teachers can have a pivotal role in responding to the environmental crisis.


The Invincible Tony Spears And The Brilliant Blob

Author by : Neal Layton
Languange : en
Publisher by : Hachette UK
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 65
Total Download : 630
File Size : 48,7 Mb
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Description : Tony has settled into his new school, but things never stay the same for long - Tony's mum announces that he is going to have a new little brother or sister. When things get too much, Tony likes to press the red button in the kitchen cupboard, and climb aboard The Invincible spaceship to chill amongst intergalactic life. This time, Tony notices a lonely looking blob hanging around space. Against the computer's warnings, Tony takes the lonely blob 'Dot' back to planet Earth so they can keep each other company. It's fun playing space games with Dot. But, Dot is has very peculiar food habits. The school has a plumbing malfunction, does it have something to do with Dot? Will Tony be able to come up with a plan to calm Dot down before his school presentation and the fancy dress disco? And can Dot help Tony realise how fun caring for a small creature can be?


The Sunday Blues

Author by : Neal Layton
Languange : en
Publisher by : Hodder Children's Books
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 98
Total Download : 481
File Size : 40,8 Mb
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Description : Overcome back-to-school worries with this charmingly funny tale. What's good about Sundays? Walking the dog, splashing in puddles, visiting Auntie Vera and yummeroony food! So why has Steve got Sunday Blues? Could it be because Monday morning is just around the corner... This gently funny tale about overcoming back-to-school anxiety is perfect for anyone who finds Monday mornings worrisome. From Neal Layton, the award-winning illustrator behind the much-loved Emily Brown series.