Earth Day 2020!

Did you know that today is the 50th annual Earth Day?  Earth Day is the day of celebration and making promises, to make it a happier, healthier and greener planet for generations to come. Happy Earth Day!!

Here are some quotes for you to share with your children:

“Live in each season as it passes; breathes the air, drinks the drink, tastes the fruit, and resign yourself to the influence of the Earth.” —Henry David Thoreau

“An understanding of the natural world and what’s in it is a source of not only a great curiosity but great fulfilment.” —David Attenborough

“Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better.” – Albert Einstein

“Be the change you wish to see in this world.”  – Mahatma Gandhi

Why not try an earth themed activity with your children?  There are 50 ideas to choose from on this weblink: https://tinkerlab.com/fifty-earth-day-activities/

We’d love to hear about what you get up to today to celebrate the beauty of our local environment.  Maybe you’ll go on a nature walk, draw a picture or create a presentation encouraging others to take care of the environment better.

 

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