Craft time! Get creative & make your own bookmark out of paper and whatever materials you'd like to decorate with. We made an ice cream for summer vibes, but what else can you think of to decorate your bookmark as?   [video width="1080" height="1920" mp4="https://jessicaharrisbooks.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/06/Bookmarks.mp4"][/video]...

Happy Wednesday! Here is a Climate Action Bingo you can complete to lower your impact on the environment. Bonus points if you are able to cross off every item! ...

Happy Earth Day! The Earth Day 2022 Theme is Invest In Our Planet. What Will You Do?  Visit www.earthday.org to find information on Earth Day events, activities, and what individuals and organizations can do to make a difference. In the meanwhile, here is a fun craft you...

Here is a fun Spring craft you can make out of recycled cardboard rolls! Materials:  Cardboard tubes (like recycled toilet paper or paper towel rolls Your choice color of paint construction paper (pink and white) glue scissors black permanent marker or paint pen white paint pen...

Today is National Children's Picture Book Day! NATIONAL CHILDREN’S PICTURE BOOK DAY - April 2, 2022 - National Today Ways to celebrate include Reading with children Reading children's books from other cultures Donate extra books to those in need   What are your favorite childhood books?  ...

Happy Friday! Looking for a way to relax and rewind this weekend? How about making your own bath bombs for bathtime! This recipe is adapted from "The Plastic Problem" by Aubre Andrus. You will need...

The next time you are ready to recycle cardboard, set some aside to build your own cloud spotter! Have you ever noticed that clouds don't always look the same? This is because there are different classifications for clouds. The three main categories are cumulus, stratus, and...

Happy Valentine’s Day! This year my Valentine is to our readers! Thank you for supporting my efforts to educate about plastic pollution & how to protect the environment!! -Jessica Harris, Author of Bernie’s Escape from Ong Island Enjoy some Valentine’s Day-themed jokes! ...

Here are a couple of Bernie & Sammy's favorite ways to teach children about sustainability!  Visit and help at a local farm Grow your own fruits and vegetables Go on a "green walk" and pick up litter Make homemade laundry and cleaning products Experiment with...

Happy New Year! Is it crazy that 2022 is in 3 days?!   Bernie and Sammy hope that you had a wonderful 2021 & a safe New Years' Eve celebration.   To ring in the New Year, Bernie filled out a "My Year in Review" worksheet! Check out Bernie's...