Energy, Fossil Fuels, Renewable Energy, Solar Energy
Often taken for granted, the sun gives us more than its light. Here, acclaimed author and illustrator Molly Bang presents a celebration of the wonder and power of the sun and its radiance. With dazzling paintings and a simple poetic text, My Light follows the paths of the sun’s rays, showing the many ways in which we obtain energy from its light. The sun explains the different ways in which its light is transformed into energy.
Hello, Sunshine – Let’s Get Solar!
Create your own solar bracelets with UV beads that change colors in the sun; conduct experiments using the bracelets.
Learn S’more About Solar Power
Learn more about solar energy and how it can be used in unique ways by experimenting with a solar oven.
Molly Bang, a three-time Caldecott Honor winner, has written and illustrated more than twenty books for young readers. She is well known for her interest in the natural world and her advocacy for environmental issues, which is reflected in her work. You can find more information about her books at mollybang.com
Other books by Molly Bang:
- When Sophie Gets Angry
- The Gray Lady and the Strawberry Snatcher
- Ten, Nine, Eight
- Yellow Ball
- Common Ground
- The Paper Crane
- All of Me
- The Sunlight