Celebrate Earth Day!
April 22, 2009
“The Green Generation”
MCPS SERT Activities: “It’s your world…choose to conserve”
Saving Energy Every Day
Welcome to SERT – General structure of program with energy audits
SERT Scavengers – Active game plan to scavenge for watts wasted. We will supply the watt meters
the students can hunt for wasted energy.
Learn more about the Maryland Green Schools Program – Start your application
Visit our website to promote energy efficiency at your school:
Senator Gaylord Nelson, Founder of Earth Day, How the First Earth Day Came About?
“What was the purpose of Earth Day? How did it start? These are the questions I am most frequently
To learn about EPA's environmental progress- http://www.epa.gov/earthday/history.htm
Celebrate Earth Day – Volunteer Opportunities –http://www.earthday.gov/
The Green Generation – Earth Day Events – April 22, 2009 will mark the beginning of the Green
Generation Campaign-This 2 year initiative will culminate with the 40th anniversary of Earth Day
2010 – http://www.earthday.net/earthday2009.aspx
Take action in your classroom: http://www.earthday.gov/classroom.htm
“Find great Earth Day activities and crafts for preschool and Kindergarten.”
Earth Day music and poems: http://www.canteach.ca/elementary/songspoems51.html
Earth Day Activities: http://www.dltk-kids.com/crafts/earth.html
Free high sch