National Recyclable Resources Week can is a great opportunity to engage in environmental activities. Reading and book-related activities are appropriate means of teaching the importance of protecting trees and jungles, rivers and seas, recycling and other conservation practices.
Below, you can read the experience of a Read with Me tutor from Qeshm Island. This creative tutor used the book “The Emperor Potato IV” to design environmental activities for her students. She has read-aloud this book through four sessions, allocating each session to one of these subjects:
Plastics and recycling
Drought and water use
Scroll down for a pictorial report of the activities: