Bibliographic Information: Bethel, Ellie. Michael Recycle. California: Worthwhile Books, 2008. Print.
Brief Annotation: This book is a great visual book that discusses a growing topic into today’s world. A young boy who seems to love to explore describe why it is important to recycle each and every day.
Grade Level: K – 4
Readers who will like this: Students who also like to explore, and try new innovative ideas will love this book. It is definitely a book for readers that love science and the innovative world.
Rating/Response: 4 – This is a fun and active book that makes children become more conscious of what they do with their trash.
One question you would ask before a read aloud: If you were to help save the earth and recycle, how would you? (OR) Do you know what recycling is, and why we do it?
Reading Strategy: Science
Rationale for Strategy: This is a great book to use along with teaching about recycling in the science standards.
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