Fall 2022

The Day Cars Went to Sleep

Reducing Greenhouse Gases – Belgium

From the Series Green Earth Tales 2

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

François and Josef are two friends living in Belgium.

When they learn that there is going to be a car-free day, they plan a very a special day of activities that can only be done on a day when the cars are all asleep.

Learn about World Car-Free Day and the campaign to stop global warming by reducing the greenhouse gas emissions created by exhaust fumes and fuel consumption.

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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 JUV030050, JUV029010, JUV041030
Dewey [E]
Dimensions 10.5 x 9
Lexile 500
Guided Reading Level Q
Features Endnote

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: Erika Cotteleer

Erika Cotteleer's cheerful and contemporary style has seen her illustrations used by publishers around the world.