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  • SubGenre:School & Education
  • Age Range (years):6 - 8
  • Language:English
  • Series title:Scrap University Kids Recycling Series
  • Series Number:1
  • Pages:34
  • Paperback ISBN:9798986257631

The Girl Who Recycled 1 Million Cans

by Shaziya M. Jaffer , Brad W. Rudover and Jessica Alexanderson View publisher's profile page

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Did you know that the USA only recycles 45% of cans, despite the fact that they're 100% recyclable? Let's turn that number around by teaching kids how they can make a difference! 🀩πŸ₯«β™»οΈ

Meet Ellie πŸ‘§, the unicorn-loving πŸ¦„, Pearl Jam-listening 🎢🎸, can-recycling superstar who's on a mission to save the planet. πŸŒŽπŸ’š When she discovers that she can get money for recycling cans πŸ₯«β™»οΈ=πŸ’°, she sets her sights on collecting one million of them to buy her very own unicorn. πŸ€©πŸ¦„ But she can't do it alone, so she enlists the help of her friends and the entire school to join her in the crusade to save the planet and get that unicorn. Will they succeed? You'll have to order a copy to find out! πŸ’ŒπŸ“¬

Snap a picture recycling cans πŸ“Έ, and we'll send you a sticker or magnet as a thank you for helping save the planet, one can at a time!  ♻️πŸ₯«πŸ’šπŸŒŽ

Email photos to:Β Jess@ScrapUniversity.comΒ 

Watch a video about our book here: ♻️πŸ₯«πŸ¦„πŸΏπŸ“½οΈ

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Embark on a fun and educational journey with Ellie and her friends as they collect one million cans and learn about the importance of recycling. This exciting book teaches children valuable lessons about math, financial literacy, perseverance, teamwork, and giving back to their community. As they work towards their goal of collecting a million cans so they can buy a unicorn, Ellie and her friends discover the impact of metal waste on the environment and the power of recycling to make a positive difference in the world. Along the way, they learn to share and adapt to overcome obstacles and achieve their dreams. This book is the perfect way to introduce children to important topics such as recycling and sustainability while also teaching them valuable life skills. Join Ellie and her friends on their adventure and inspire your child to make a difference in their community through teamwork and perseverance.
About the author

Scrap University KidsΒ is a passionate team of three individuals who share a common goal of making the planet a better place for future generations. Shaziya 🍎🏫, an elementary school teacher with 15 years of experience, knows how important it is to teach kids at a young age about sustainability and environmental responsibility. Brad πŸ§²β™»οΈ, with over 40 years of experience in the metal recycling industry, is an expert in the field and knows the value of recycling metal. Jessica πŸ€ΏπŸ™, a scuba diver in Seattle, WA, is an advocate for ocean conservation and brings awareness of the impact of waste on our oceans and planet.

Together, they are Scrap U Kids, an educational initiative focused on eliminating metal waste from landfills within 30 years. They teach kids that all metals have value and that recycling them can even earn them some cash. ♻️πŸ₯«πŸ”ŒπŸ§²=πŸ’°So don't throw away those old wires, USB chargers, holiday lights, tin foil, or cans - bring them to your local scrap yard instead! They believe in making metal recycling fun and easy for kids while also raising awareness of the importance of sustainability. Their mission is to inspire the next generation to care for the environment and make a positive impact on the planet.

Visit kids.scrapuniversity.com for free coloring pages, recycling tips, and worksheets to help get kids involved. πŸŽ¨πŸ§‘β€πŸŽ¨β™»οΈπŸ¦„ Together we can save our planet 1 can at a time!Β