‘Earth Day Carol’ is Our Recommended Children’s App This Week

Screen Shot 2013-11-06 at 11.29.51 PMEarth Day Carol is our Recommended Children’s App of the Week.

The free storybook app teaches kids about recycling by turning the ghosts from ‘A Christmas Carol’ into plastic bottles. The app is designed for kids ages 4 and up. Here is more about it from iTunes:
In this green retelling of Charles Dickens’ classic A Christmas Carol, Plastic Bottle Scrooge is visited by the ghosts Plastic Past, Plastic Present, and Plastic Future. This entertaining tale about environmental responsibility explores the concepts of reduce, reuse, recycle in a lively thought-provoking adventure for all ages. Join Scrooge for this Earth Day celebration and discover how all of us can help make the planet a clean and beautiful place.

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