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Kids fight plastic : how to be a #2minutesuperhero / Martin Dorey ; illustrated by Tim Wesson.

Dorey, Martin, (author.). Wesson, Tim, (illustrator.).

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  • 0 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District.

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Summary:

Every kid can be a superhero, fighting plastic waste at home, at school, and in their community. This engaging guide is chockfull of facts, vibrant art, graphics, and #2minutesuperhero missions-- practical ways to take action now. Some ideas may spring to mind right away, such as picking up trash. Others are surprising, such as learning to cook with fresh ingredients or mending clothes. Readers will learn not only how to combat plastic waste head-on, but how to advocate for a cleaner world, beginning at home.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library J 363.7288 DOR (Text) 33892100721530 Children's New Books Book None 02/02/2021 Checked out 03/19/2021

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781536215878
  • ISBN: 1536215872
  • ISBN: 9781536212778
  • ISBN: 1536212776
  • Physical Description: 127 pages : color illustrations ; 21 cm
  • Edition: First US edition.
  • Publisher: Somerville, Massachusetts : Candlewick Press, 2020.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"52 missions to help save the oceans"--Cover.
Formatted Contents Note:
How to be a #2minutesuperhero -- Get to know the bad stuff -- Fight plastic in your trash can -- Fight plastic in your park -- Fight plastic in your backpack -- Fight plastic in your lunchroom -- Fight plastic in the supermarket -- Fight plastic in your kitchen -- Fight plastic in your garden -- Fighte plastic in your bathroom -- Fight plastic in your toilet -- Fight plastic in your closet -- Fight plastic on the field, court, and track -- Fight plastic on the weekend -- Fight plastic with your allowance -- Fight plastic in your celebrations -- The fight-plastic party! -- Bonus mission: Fight plastic with your voice -- Mission completed -- Superhero points -- What kind of superhero are you? -- Find out more about the fight against plastic -- About the author -- More about the #2minutebeachclean.
Summary, etc.:
Every kid can be a superhero, fighting plastic waste at home, at school, and in their community. This engaging guide is chockfull of facts, vibrant art, graphics, and #2minutesuperhero missions-- practical ways to take action now. Some ideas may spring to mind right away, such as picking up trash. Others are surprising, such as learning to cook with fresh ingredients or mending clothes. Readers will learn not only how to combat plastic waste head-on, but how to advocate for a cleaner world, beginning at home. Source of summary not specified.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 7-10.
Subject: Plastics > Environmental aspects > Juvenile literature.
Waste minimization > Juvenile literature.
Plastic scrap > Juvenile literature.
Refuse and refuse disposal > Juvenile literature.
Plastics > Recycling > Juvenile literature.
Recycling (Waste, etc.) > Juvenile literature.
Pollution prevention > Juvenile literature.
Environmental protection > Citizen participation > Juvenile literature.
Green movement > Juvenile literature.
Refuse and refuse disposal.

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