A list of 17 books to celebrate Earth Day. These children’s books are sweet stories to teach kids about the importance of taking care of our Earth.
Books to Celebrate Earth Day!
These children’s books will remind your students about the importance of the Earth and how we can make it even better!
A little girl, Sofia dreams of visiting the moon and she realizes that people are hurting the Earth.
A thank you letter written to Earth with beautiful photographs. Such a great way for kids to understand all that the Earth provides.
The next three titles are apart of a series that takes kids on a fun journey. Your students will learn all about the Earth through these interactive books with beautiful illustrations.
This read-aloud tells about all the wonderful things that Earth does.
This Little Critter book is a favorite for Earth Day!
A little boy named Liam comes across a garden that needs some love and care. Over time, the garden grows and spreads throughout the city.
A book all about recycling to protect our planet.
A neat story about a woman’s walk to help others recognize the need to protect the water.
This nonfiction picture book is great! The paintings within this book show the effects, both positive and negative, that humans have had on the Earth.
George wants to help out by recycling and planting trees. The community comes together and offers their help, too!
A true story from Africa about a girl who grew up in Kenya, surrounded by trees. Forests around her are being cut down and Wangari decides that she needs to do something.
Luke shows the reader how they can harness their inner super-hero to help protect the environment.
This alphabet book is the perfect recipe for Earth!
Just a sweet story about being a good person and the beauty and mystery of our Earth.
I feel like we can’t talk about Earth Day without reading or watching The Lorax. Save the Truffula trees!
Enjoy this list of books to celebrate Earth Day!
For some Earth Day videos, take a look at this blog post:
If you’re looking for some Earth Day activities and center ideas for April, click here:
- Earth Day Roll, Say, Keep: Sight Words
- Sentence Practice: Earth Day Read, Trace, Glue & Draw
- Poetry and Shared Reading for April
- Writing Center for April
- Write the Room Center for Kindergarten
- Math & Literacy Centers for April