Please read our
should I send in a report? This is a good question, especially for
teachers, who already have too much on their plates during this busy time of the
school year. But it is
important to send in a report. Here are a few reasons why:
- Your report becomes a permanent record
of your school's participation in a global project promoting environmental
- It's a great way to publicly thank
your participating grocer!
- It is an opportunity to thank
individuals who put extra effort into your project.
- It's a chance to tell the rest of the
world about how well the project went at your school. You can share special tips, things
that went very well (and things that didn't). Others will
- It provides a great learning opportunity!
Your students will be able to look up your report and read about
their effort. Students can (with supervision) actually be the
ones to plan, write, and enter the report on line!
- People LOVE reading reports from all
over the world. From big cities with dozens of schools
participating, to a one room school, to a cub scout troop - each
report represents a unique and dedicated effort.
- It brings us closer together.
In stressful times, it is important to share our common experiences,
to remind each other of the things that are important to us and our
I look forward to reading your
Happy Earth Day! - Mark
teacher, grade three at
Arbor Heights Elementary