April 20, 2020

Earth Day Activities for Kids

Our dedicated team of Event Sitters have put together some great Earth Day activities for kids.

This year, Earth Day (Wednesday, April 22nd) is going virtual. The Pandemic may have us staying home, but it’s done nothing short of reminding us that we have to fight for the Planet.

” Earth Day was a unified response to an environment is crisis – oil spills, smog, rivers so polluted they literally caught fire.

On April 22, 1970, 20 million Americans — 10% of the U.S. population at the time — took to the streets, college campuses and hundreds of cities to protest environmental ignorance and demand a new way forward for our planet.

The first Earth Day is credited with launching the modern environmental movement, and is now recognized as the planet’s largest civic event.”

Source: EarthDay.org

We have included resources & videos with Earth Day activities for kids throughout this post.

Activity Resources


FREE crafts, slideshows, stories & activities are available from Twinkl.com during the school closure. Just use code USATWINKLHELPS.


We’ve created a Pinterest Board of fun and exciting Earth Day activities for all ages.

YouTube Videos from Tootles Event Sitters

Check out our YouTube Channel for videos on how to create Earth Day crafts and stories that go with the theme.

Earth Day Word Search

We’ve created a word search with 25 Earth Day themed vocabulary words. Perfect for little readers ages 4+. You can save/print the image or complete it online by going to: https://thewordsearch.com/puzzle/1083010/earth-day-word-search/

Keep circling back to this post. We’ll be adding more fun activities leading up to Earth Day!

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