Category: Learning

Sustainability in Kids

“Dad, what is sustainability?” She lifted her head from the book she was reading and looked at him.

“It is kind of complex and tough to understand” He said.

“You mean you don’t know?” She was pretty quick at that. He liked his little girl question him, but was also uneasy on feeling cornered.

She continued “It is ok if you don’t know everything. tell me what you know. Because in this book it says that many people are less aware of it” She showed the book she was reading.

He looked at the book. It was like any other usual kids book and it had a picture of earth and an article on how to take the first step on saving the planet. He went through it and he could understand what made his girl ask the question. There were more words in it than what her vocabulary and probably his too had not been equipped for.

He gave back the book to her and looked at her