From the article: Plan a Fun Earth Day for Kids
Attention parents, teachers, scout leaders, librarians, etc. We're looking for a few fun ideas on activities for Earth Day that tweens might enjoy. Do you know of any Earth Day projects, books, games, songs, or crafts that help the 9-12 age group celebrate Earth Day in a fun and engaging way? Add your ideas for fun activities for Earth Day here, or ask your tween if he or she has any ideas to share. Share Your Ideas
- Take a pinecone, cover with peanutbutter, sprinkle with the seeds from your favorite local tree. Give them to your friends to bury.
- —Guest Char Smith
- I'm writing from a small island in Croatia, Korcula. The teachers and kids from our school have been working on one idea for Earth Day for about 7-8 months -- we've been collecting bottle caps, since that's one part of plastic bottles that cannot be given for recycling and is only a waste. We turned them into a map of the Earth -- the projection of all the continents and oceans.
- —Guest maja