World Nature Conservation day was celebrated with elated spirits in classes 1 and 2. A three days workshop was being organized with a separate agenda and activities for each day.
DAY 1: Introduction to World Nature Conservation Day
The workshop was started with the introduction of World Nature conservation day. A separate time slot was taken out to conduct this workshop for three days. The teachers told students about the importance of conserving our nature for the well-being of the present generation and for the happy future of our coming generations.
They were also told about the ways in which our little ones can contribute in their own little ways to help in saving their nature. Separate activities were also allotted for the children of each age group. And those activities were given to the students to do as assignments, which they did with complete joy.
ACTIVITY: A Brainstorming Worksheet was being shared.
DAY 2: Waste Management
The agenda for day two was to educate the children about the importance of the segregation of waste. They were told about the importance of treating the waste and they were also told about the consequences that will be seen if the waste is not segregated or if the waste is not treated. Students were told about the ways in which waste can be segregated in their own way.
Students showed a lot of interest in understanding the difference between wet and dry waste and also about the importance of segregating.
ACTIVITY: Making separate dustbins for the kitchen and segregating wet and dry waste.
DAY 3: Recycling
The third day was dedicated to focusing on one of THE R’s, and that is Recycling.
Students were introduced to the concept of Recycling. The importance of recycling was told to the students. Students were told about the small ways in which they can recycle their own things at home and take their own small steps towards the conservation of our nature.
They were told about various activities that they can do at their homes on their own levels for recycling small things at home. The concept of Reuse and Reduce was also being discussed.
ACTIVITY: Making of water fountain using old soft toys and other old material.