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Recycling Through the Seasons Book 2 Years 5-8

Inspire exploration of environmental themes and personal values. Recycling through the Seasons raises children's awareness of the practical steps they can take to help save the planet through everyday principles of reduce, reuse and recycle. This series offers a diversity of ideas for eco-friendly activities that match the seasons from making products for spring cleaning to creating a winter shelter for small animals. It Includes photocopiable recipes, craft projects and more.

Ages: 9-13 | Pages: 56 | Code: 5404B | ISBN: 9781877478529

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Frances Adlam

Frances Adlam, a highly experienced and creative educator and therapist, has 20 years of teaching experience, is considered a “gifted teacher” by many, and for over 15 years has been involved in teaching the arts, creativity, multiple intelligences and working with creatively gifted children. She has lectured in New Zealand and been an adviser for teachers in the aforementioned areas. She is also a published children’s author, a dancer and a playwright. She currently works as an educator and therapist for children in her private practice, Out of the Box, where she specialises in working with children who are on the spectra of dyslexia, ADHD, Asperger’s syndrome and autism. Frances has written many resources for Essential Resources, some of which are under her former name, Frances Reed. You can find out more about Frances at


Exploring perspectives with PMI5
Spring: a fresh start7
1. Sort it, fix it7
2. Diary of greenie9
3. Deep into discussions11
4. The Glamathon13
5. Cooking up a feast16
Summer: sunshine and adventures19
1. Mini nature reserve19
2. A pond of our own21
3. Debate to save the planet23
4. Mutual mural25
5. Handmade eco-gifts27
6. Other eco-gift ideas32
Autumn: weather cooling, projects hotting up34
1. Book club or book exchange34
2. Seasonal connections36
3. Fair's fair38
4. What a load of rubbish41
5. Up-to-the-minute recycling42
Winter: taking care of the little things48
1. Caring for our cold environment48
2. Layering up51
3. Aiming for carbon neutral days53
4. PMI days54
Useful websites for eco information55