Human actions have had a profound impact on the world around us. Pollution is taking its toll on our land, water, and air. Meanwhile, animals are losing their natural habitats at an alarming rate. The situation is dire, but it is not without hope. Saving Our Planet helps young readers understand how people have harmed our planet in the past. But just as importantly, these books show students how we can make changes to protect Earth in the future.
After reading these books, students will come away with a deeper understanding of the positive role they can play in building a better world. Each book in the series is designed for students in grades 1–3, with large text and simple sentences. Vivid photos reinforce the text, helping readers build their comprehension skills. Educators can also download free lesson plans that offer creative ways to use these books in the classroom.
Saving Our Planet is aligned with NSES content standards C, D, and F.