There are many ways to teach children to care for the Earth. Here are 12 simple ways to help your family live in a greener world now, and into the future. Great article to celebrate Earth Day every day!
Use this as a basis to compile sample activities to do with students to conserve the Earth, these include: plant a tree, recycle, turn off the lights, and clean up trash. The others are good ideas to simply introduce the students to.
Introducing Sustainability to Children....Ideas and Inspiration
Possible school experiment to show importance of wetlands/riparian zones! This shows the importance of plants in our soil. Plants like trees and grasses help purify ground water. Without them the ground water gets polluted and harder to clean and drink.