Earth Day
Earth Day is celebrated each year on 22nd April. It is a global event created to promote awareness and appreciation for the earth’s environment. It was launched in the USA in 1970. Today Earth Day is celebrated in more than 192 countries around the world.

This resource contains an informative and fully editable 80-slide PowerPoint presentation on Earth Day. The presentation focuses on:

The founders of Earth Day - John McConnell, Senator Gaylord Nelson
The first Earth Day in 1970 and its impact on legislation in the USA leading to the creation of the United States Environmental Protection Agency and the Clean Air, Clean Water and Endangered Species Acts
Global warming, air pollution from factories and traffic, endangered species and deforestation
Recycling, reusing and reducing
Earth Day projects tree planting, cleaning up the environment
How trees help to combat pollution and global warming, prevent deforestation, provide homes, shelter and food for animals, provide income, food and means of transport for communities
How we can help to look after our wonderful planet earth

The PowerPoint also contains hyperlinks to a breathtaking 4-minute video of our planet and a link to a moving ‘Earth Song’.

A simple text version of this presentation, more appropriate for younger / SEN pupils, is also available:

Earth Day Simple Text Presentation

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