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Our Earth: Making Less Trash

Our Earth: Making Less Trash

by Peggy Hock

This Scholastic News Nonfiction Reader from the Our Earth series shows students why too much garbage is a problem for the environment and explores ways in which they can reduce, reuse, and recycle.


With interesting, accessible explanations, this series introduces environmental topics as they interact with children's lives. These titles contain ample, on-level information for readers to grasp the science behind the issue. These titles are both informative and contain numerous suggestions as to how kids can do their part.

Ages
6, 7, 8
Interest Level
Grades 1 - 3
Lexile Measure
500L
DRA
18
Guided Reading
K
Number of Pages
24
Genre
Informational Text, Functional and How-To

About the Author

Peggy Hock Peggy Hock is the author of several books in the "Our Earth" series.

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