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Eco Kids Self-Sufficiency Handbook

Eco Kids Self-Sufficiency Handbook
 

This exciting project book for children aged 7-14 combines creative play with eco-awareness, while supporting STEAM learning (science, technology, engineering, art, maths). Thirty fun ideas range from building a wind turbine and a go-kart to creating light, growing vegetables, ma... read full description below.

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ISBN 9781641240307
Published 1 February 2019 by Fox Chapel Publishing
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Bridgewater, Alan
Availability Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-12 working days

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ISBN-13 9781641240307
ISBN-10 164124030X
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Fox Chapel Publishing
Imprint Happy Fox Books
Publication Date 1 February 2019
International Publication Date 8 January 2019
Publication Country United States United States
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Bridgewater, Alan
Category Personal Family, Relationship & Social Issues
Practical Interests & Handicrafts
Number of Pages 168
Dimensions Width: 178mm
Height: 229mm
Weight Not specified - defaults to 600g
Interest Age Children
Reading Age Children
Library of Congress Environmental protection - Citizen participation, Environmental responsibility, Handbooks and manuals
NBS Text Children's General Non-Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 363.70525
Catalogue Code 961528

Description of this Book

This exciting project book for children aged 7-14 combines creative play with eco-awareness, while supporting STEAM learning (science, technology, engineering, art, maths). Thirty fun ideas range from building a wind turbine and a go-kart to creating light, growing vegetables, making green gifts, and more. By cleverly combining creativity with eco-awareness, this timely book encourages children aged 7-14 to put down their mobile devices and get involved. From building a wind turbine and a go-kart to creating light, growing vegetables, and making green gifts, Eco Kids Self Sufficiency Handbook offers a wide range of ways to capture the imagination and make a positive contribution to the world around us. Thirty exciting projects support integrated STEAM learning (science, technology, engineering, art, maths). With easy to follow step-by-step instructions and photographs, no project is too difficult for children to complete with adult supervision.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review By cleverly combining creativity with eco-awareness, Eco Kids Self-Sufficiency Handbook is timely instructional guide and manual that specifically encourages children aged 7-14 to put down their mobile devices and get involved with 'hands-on' projects that range from building a wind turbine and a go-kart, to creating light, growing vegetables, and making green gifts. --Midwest Book Review
UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 2 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

Alan and Gill Bridgewater have gained an international reputation as promoters of the self-sufficient lifestyle. They produce gardening, woodworking, and DIY books on a range of subjects, including furnituremaking, hand tool techniques, stone and brickwork, decks and decking, wood-carving and woodturning. They have written more than 50 highly successful books to date, including The Self-Sufficiency Specialist and The Wildlife Garden Specialist and frequently contribute articles and designs to national magazines.

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