LessonsLearntJournal Earth Day Activities for Kids Upcycling


Earth Day Activities for Kids: Upcycling from The Weekly Kids Co-Op

Reduce, reuse and recycle; what a catchy phrase to underpin Earth day activities for kids. Our actions affect the environment. How do you help kids understand the importance of conserving our natural resources?

There are so many ways to reuse items to cut down on garbage that ends up in oceans or landfills. Here are some fun upcycling ideas from last week’s Weekly Kids’ Co-Op.


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Here are 8 Upcycling Earth Day Activities for Kids from last week’s Weekly Kids’ Co-Op:

Here’s an Instagram from our family this week. “Play for a wet day: cello, glue, paper, tissues. #playmatters #creativetable #thedailyplay“. Are you on Instagram and have play photos to share? Join the #playmatters community. It’s super easy to join in the fun.

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Weekly Kids Co-op


April 2013


Lessons Learnt Journal

About the author

Pauline Pauline & Lessons Learnt Journal is all about life with kids. Pauline is an Aussie mum and teacher who shares her love for play, math games, writing and reading activities. She believes that #playmatters, values curiosity & wonder, wisdom, obedience and respect. She also needs naps. When not blogging, she may be found virtually hoarding on Pinterest, trying to decide which Instagram filter to apply, or compulsively refreshing her Facebook feed.