Both fun and informative, this book helps introduce children to the concept of sustainable energy.
Clear, engaging text on scientific principles and environmental issues introduces each of the 22 hands-on projects and activities that harness solar and wind power. They include making sun-brewed tea, bicycling to generate power, and building a mini-windmill to charge a cell phone or other electronics, each with step-by-step instructions.
Filled with humor, the book is well illustrated with color photos, and contains games, riddles and profiles of young environmental champions, offering a wide range of innovative ideas to interest and inspire the whole family.
Softcover, 8 1/2" × 11", 224 pages, 2011.