22nd April: EARTH'S DAY
The Story of Earthday
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What is Earth Day?
Earth Day was started in 1970 by a man named John Mc Connell from the United States. It was originally held on the annual celebration of the March Equinox and still is by many people. However, it is generally celebrated on April 22. Earth day is now celebrated worldwide.
When is Earth Day and Earth Month?
The UN designated April 22 Earthday and April earth month.
What is the History of Earth Day?
Earth Day is a very special day specifically designed for all of us to think about earth issues . It is not only a special day in the town where we live, but a day that the whole world participates in! Often there are celebrations, events or campaigns that concern us with earth matters.
Some towns have Earth Day celebrations, and some people and groups participate in Earth Day project.
You can participate in one of the existing projects, or start one of your own. Perhaps a small project with your mom or dad such as planting a tree, or a large project with your classroom or neighborhood friends such as a park clean up. The possibilities are endless. Try to think of something you would like to do-you too, can make a difference!
Don’t miss the Earth Day Pages for special fun activities, crafts and games to do in celebration of this Earth Day! It’s jam packed!
See more Earth Day activities pages, full of ideas to make Earth Day a meaningful day!