Saturday, January 23 | 11:30 AM – 12:00 PM CST (12:30 PM – 1:00 PM EST)
Duration: 30 min
Program Description: Storytime will focus on books that have an environmental message. The books will cover many subjects from waste and recycling, animal habitats, gardening, environmental activists, oceans and marine life, renewable energy, and guide children in taking simple steps to preserve our planet. Children will be transported inside the book, with colorful graphics led by Ms. A, and her faithful reading companion, Penny the Panda.
Episode Description: Luke, a wise, confident and caring young boy learns he has a big impact on the world around him. Using his helpful phrase, “Not for me, please!” he shares examples on how we can choose to act green. During this reading, interesting facts, definitions and statistics reinforce all the green choices Luke continues to make. Fun and playful this episode encourages children to consider the impact on marine life, recycling, and over consumption.
Thank you for your shared commitment to storytelling, and sustainability. The power of books can connect us all. To enjoy the titles read aloud during this episode of Story Time Planet!
Book: Not for Me Please! I choose to Act Green.
Author: Maria Godsey
Illustrator: Christoph J Kellner
Publisher: Maria and Joseph Godsey