Gee Gee Bug on ‘Why is the Sky Blue?’IHP0215
George Garden Bug, Gee Gee for short, asks Professor Jay Tee Frogge about ‘why is the sky blue?’. Gee Gee finds out that light is made up of different rainbow colours and that light energy from our Sun is filtered by the atmosphere, creating blue skies, and that things like dust affect how red some sunsets are in the evening.
Gee Gee Bug on ‘Why is the Sky Blue?’ is an illustrated garden-based story that provides websites for further study and a story word search puzzle. All kids’ stories should have fun conversations and pictures – this story has both!
The author Dr Richard Whitlow is a keen native plant gardener and taught biogeography at tertiary level in a previous life. His doctorate was on soil erosion and conservation. Now he is a gardener and a house-husband. He has 2 kids, 2 grandkids, 2 cats and one wife.
Dr Richard Whitlow's Garden Bug Series:
Gee Gee Bug and the Frog’s Chorus
Gee Gee Bug on ‘Why is the Sky Blue?’
Gee Gee Bug and Cousin Freddie on Spider Webs in the Garden