The Kid's Guide to Social Action: How to Solve the Social Problems You Choose - And Turn Creative Thinking Into Positive Action (Paperback)

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Description


Newly revised, expanded, and updated, this award-winning guide includes everything kids need to make a difference in the world, from inspiring true stories to fill-out forms and up-to-date resources. The book includes step-by-step instructions for writing letters, doing interviews, making speeches, taking surveys, and more. B&W photos and illustrations.

About the Author


Barbara A. Lewis is a former public school teacher and sought-after speaker. She has received many awards for excellence in writing, teaching, and leading youth in service projects and social action. She and her students were honored for community contributions by President Clinton and have been featured nationally in many magazines and newspapers, in The Congressional Record, and on television. Barbara’s books also include What Do You Stand For? (For Kids and For Teens), Kids with Courage, The Teen Guide to Global Action, and The Kid’s Guide to Service Projects. She lives in Park City, Utah.

Praise For…


“This book is the most thorough handbook for citizen action we’ve seen in a long time.” —National Audubon Society

“The liveliest practical civics book for young students in print.”
—Ralph Nader


“A tremendously useful, well-organized, and inspiring book.”
—Children’s Television Workshop


Reading Magic Award —Parenting Magazine



"Best of the Best for Children" —American Library Association

Product Details
ISBN: 9781575420387
Publisher: Free Spirit Publishing
Publication Date: April 1st, 1998
Pages: 224