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Patricia Newman is the author of several books for children, including Jingle the Brass and Nugget on the Flight Deck. Visit her at www.patriciamnewman.com.

Green Earth Book Award winner Patricia Newman shares how she inspires kids to rethink their plastic consumption

An article in my local newspaper made the first ripples in my imagination for a book on ocean plastic. In 2009, the SEAPLEX team from Scripps Institution of Oceanography mounted the first expedition 1,000 miles into the North Pacific Central … Continue reading

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CREATIVE DISCOVERY by Patricia Newman, award-winning author of picture books and nonfiction books

In school, we often ask students to work together in groups solving a shared problem or creating a project in which each team member contributes to the outcome. Similarly, in the study of alternative energy scientists around the globe form … Continue reading

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