Nine Minutes

Protecting Marine Life – Greenland

From the Series Green Earth Tales 2

  • Interest Level: Kindergarten - Grade 4
  • Reading Level: Grade 3

At noon on September 19, 2000, the ocean becomes silent as human activity in the ocean stops for just nine minutes. In Greenland, Amo listens to an ocean free from noise pollution and thinks about the harm that human activity is causing to marine life.

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Interest Level Kindergarten - Grade 4
Reading Level Grade 3
Genre Science
Category SEL: E Responsible Decision-Making, Social Emotional Learning
Copyright 2022
Publisher Big & Small
Imprint Big & Small
Language English
Number of Pages 36
Publication Date 2022-08-01
Text Type Informational Fiction
BISACS JUV029010, JUV030050, JUV041020
Dewey [E]
Dimensions 10.5 x 9
Lexile 800
Guided Reading Level Q

Author: Hye-eun Shin

Hye-eun Shin studied child development and psychology at university and is now a child psychologist. She has also planned and written many children’s books.

Illustrator: Irene Klar

Irene Klar maintains a busy exhibition schedule of watercolors, acrylics and etchings. In her native Canada she is a well-known artist whose work is in many collections.