What Is Earth Day and Earth Day Activities?

Earth Day is an annual event that is celebrated on the 22th of April around the world.

It is meant to support environmental protection and to raise awareness of our environmental problems and how to solve them.

In the following, a variety of activities on how you can celebrate earth day are given.

Earth Day Activities for Preschool

list of earth day activities for all age groups


Collect Rainwater

Earth day collage

Earth day posters

Earth prints

earh day activities

Fingerprint earth

 Plant a tree in your preschool backyard

Plant seeds

Squirrel snack

earth day activities preschool

Watch an animated movie about our environmental system

Water painting

Earth Day Activities for Kids at School

Bug hotel

Container fairy garden I

Container fairy garden II

Cook an environmentally-friendly meal

earth day activities for kids in school

Earth cake pops

Earth playdough

Egg-head planter

Go for a walk and recycle school trash

Handprint art

Make your own paper

Nature excursions

Nature prints

Nature scavenger hunt

Necklaces from natural materials

Painted stones

Pick up trash

Play garden for kids

Pledges regarding earth day

Posters with environmental missions

Prepare an earth cake

Puzzles regarding earth day

 Quiz about our environmental problems

Rainbow jars

Seed balls from recycled paper

Shadow box with natural items

Show school kids easy tips for recycling

Show school kids how composting works

Sidewalk paints

Sun prints

Teach school kids how to save and preserve water

Tissue paper globe

Trash rainbow

Trash sculpture

Watch a movie about our environmental problems

Window art

Earth Day Activities for Students

Found a student environmental activist group

earth day activities students

Improve your knowledge of sustainable living

Improve your knowledge of the adverse effects of deforestation

Improve your knowledge on the concept of reduce, reuse, recycle

Learn about biodiversity loss

Learn about how we can save our endangered species from extinction

Learn about our environmental problems

Learn about ozone depletion

Learn about pollution

Learn about recycling

Learn about waste management and waste disposal

Prepare lectures and form learning groups

Study the effects of global warming

Study the pros and cons of genetic engineering

Earth Day Activities at Work

Avoid printouts at work

earth day activities for work

Do not use disposable plastic cups

Get to work with your bicycle or walk

Organize a task force in order to educate your colleagues

Raise money for environmental activists

Turn off air conditioning (if applicable)

Turn off heating (if applicable)

Earth Day Activities at Home

Don’t use your car

Make signs to remind family members to behave eco-friendly

earth day activities at home

Make your home more energy-efficient

Nature excursions with your family

Plant native plants

Turn off air conditioning (if applicable)

Turn off heating (if applicable)

Turn off the lights

Turn off your TV

About the author

My name is Andreas and my mission is to educate people of all ages about our environmental problems and how everyone can make a contribution to mitigate these issues.

As I went to university and got my Master’s degree in Economics, I did plenty of research in the field of Development Economics.

After finishing university, I traveled around the world. From this time on, I wanted to make a contribution to ensure a livable future for the next generations in every part of our beautiful planet.

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