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Sid the Science Kid: Earth Day Fun (I Can Read Media Tie-Ins - Level 1-2)
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Wagstaff Cityand#8217;s Go Green Go-Cart Race is one week away, and Martha (the talking dog) and Helen decide to build a solar-powered go-cart. T. D. and Alice build a wind-powered go-cart, and it looks like Ronald and Reginaldand#8217;s is powered by goldfishand#8212;is that even possible? Based on the PBS series Martha Speaks, this 24-page early reader with full-color illustrations is a lighthearted introduction to alternative energy and environmental terms. A natural for Earth Day!
Readers are invited to join Sid the Science Kid as he learns about soil and celebrates Earth Day. Full color.
Martha the talking dog and Helen team up to build an environmentally-friendly go-cart in this early reader that's perfect for Earth Day. It's a race to the finish only the most ecologicaland#8212;and honestand#8212;teamand#160;can win! Based on the hit PBS TV show, Martha Speaks. Includes a fun facts page about renewable energy.
Sids dad has bought some potting soil so he and Sid can plant a tree for Earth Day. But what exactly is in dirt? Sid and his Dirt Detective friends are going to find out!
About the Author
Susan Meddaugh was born and raised in Montclair, New Jersey. She graduated from Wheaton College, where she studied French literature and fine arts. After working briefly with an advertising agency in New York, she moved to Boston and worked at a publishing company for ten years, first as a designer, then art editor, and finally as art director. While there, she did the illustrations for Good Stones (Houghton Mifflin) by Anne Epstein, and then decided to strike out on her own as a freelance illustrator and creator of children's books. Since that time, Susan has written and illustrated many popular books for children, including Martha Speaks, which was chosen as a New York Times Best Illustrated Book for 1992. In 1998 she was awarded the New England Book Award, given by the New England Booksellers Association to recognize a body of work. Her work also was acknowledged with a New York Times Best Illustrated Award. She lives in Sherborn, Massachusetts.
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