Earth Day is a great day to celebrate the wonders of the earth with your children. Below you will find a collection of books that talk about our world, recycling, gardening, and being green. These Earth Day books can be enjoyed every day of the year. The lessons that these books reinforce are incredibly important.
Earth Day Books for Little Learners
The Little Gardener (Teenie Greenies) by Jan Gerardi
The Curious Garden by Peter Brown
It’s Earth Day (Little Critter) by Mercer Mayer
The Green Mother Goose by David Davis
Curious George Plants a Tree by H. A. Ray
Earth Day Books for Kids
The Everything Environment Book by Sheri Amsel
I Stink! by Kate McMullan
Smash! Mash! Crash! There Goes the Trash! by Barbara Odanaka
A Box Story by Kenneth Kit Lamug
Our Big Home by Linda Glaser
The Lorax by Dr. Seuss
Earth Day Books for Adults
Going Green: True Tales from Gleaners, Scavengers, and Dumpster Divers – by Laura Pritchett
Square Foot Gardening by Mel Bartholomew
The Backyard Homestead by Carleen Madigan
365 Ways to Live Green: Your Everyday Guide to Saving the Environment by Diane Gow McDilda
This egg carton planter Earth Day Craft is a great way to start your own garden and have your kids actively involved.
We don’t think Earth day is a joking matter, but there are some great Earth Day Jokes to get everyone in your house laughing.