Earth Day is an annual event which in is held on 22nd April each year.
The aim of Earth Day is to raise awareness of the environmental issues which face the planet Earth. First held on April 22nd 1970, it has been held each year subsequently and events are held worldwide to achieve the aim of environmental awareness.
To find out more, visit the official Earth Day Website to find out more about events and how you can celebrate Earth Day.
Find Out More About Earth Day
Earth Day event calendar
- Earth Day Groceries Project
If you know a shop that gives out paper grocery bags, you may want to get your school involved in this cute idea - decorate a paper grocery bag for Earth Day.
- Enchanted Learning
Earth Day light catcher to make.
- Planet Pals
Earth Day e-card to send.
- The Nature Conservancy
US Charity working around the world to protect ecologically important lands and waters for nature and people.
- Earths Kids
Lots of ideas for Earth Day activities
Earth Day Printables
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