Earth day & ecology fun facts:
- Earth Day is also known as International Mother Earth Day and is celebrated on April 22 in most countries of the world.
- The very first Earth Day was celebrated on April 22, 1970, and gathered more than 2 000 colleges and universities, 10 000 public schools, and 20 million US citizens.
- Earth Day has its own official anthem written in 2013.
- Hundreds of plants and animal species go extinct each year due to human activity.
- One of the easiest ways to reduce the fuel consumption of a car is to obey the speed limit.
- About 30 000 trees are cut down every day, just to make toilet paper.
- Plastic waste found in the seas and oceans kills millions of aquatic animals every year.
- Recycling one glass bottle saves enough energy to power a normal light bulb for about four hours.
Top Earth Day coloring sheets for kids
Printable Earth Day coloring pages 🌳 were created to emphasize the importance of this day in our lives. It’s a very special day on which we look at the condition of our planet with even greater concern. Children from an early age should learn how important ecology, planting trees, caring for nature, and love for animals and plants are in our lives. Free Earth Day coloring sheets are very helpful to achieve this goal.
These are educational pictures that show how we make it happen. It builds in all kids greater knowledge and awareness that we are responsible for the condition of our planet. These Earth Day coloring pages can be printed and used during lessons in schools and kindergartens. Not only on April 22, which is when we celebrate the international Earth Day around the world. Together we can make the condition of our planet begin to improve. And ecology, recycling, and rubbish disposal will become even more common in all parts of the world.
Today’s preschoolers will become adults in a dozen or so years and they’ll make their own decisions. So it’s important to provide them with adequate education and knowledge on how to make the world a better place to live. And remember that you can print coloring pages for Earth Day absolutely free.