Printer Friendly

"Pennies for the Planet" teaches environmental awareness. (Environment).

Sponsored by the World Wildlife Fund (WWF), "Pennies for the Planet" is an annual program for kids that links environmental education with environmental action. The program motivates children to learn more about the importance of protecting biodiversity. Each year, as part of the program, children nationwide participate in a variety of community-based, environmentally-Inspired activities.

To request free "Pennies for the Planet" educational kits for your campers and staff, write to World Wildlife Fund, Attn: "Pennies for the Planet," 1250 Twenty-Forth St., NW, Washington, D.C., 20037-1175, or send an e-mail to Indicate the number of kits you would like to receive. Each kit includes ten newsletters and one educator's guide. Additional activities and information are also posted on the WWF Web site,
COPYRIGHT 2002 American Camping Association
No portion of this article can be reproduced without the express written permission from the copyright holder.
Copyright 2002, Gale Group. All rights reserved. Gale Group is a Thomson Corporation Company.

Article Details
Printer friendly Cite/link Email Feedback
Publication:Camping Magazine
Article Type:Brief Article
Date:Sep 1, 2002
Previous Article:Thinking about the fires. (Letters to the Editor).
Next Article:Arts programs for campers. (Resources).

Related Articles
The Learning Tree.
Sustainability 101.
Primary-and Secondary-School Environmental Health Science Education and the Education Crisis: A Survey of Science Teachers in Ohio.
Pitch in and help! Many human activities severely impact Earth's environment. Want to help improve the state of your home planet? Here are some...
Ambassadors of the environment: a new vision for the next generation.
Protecting estuaries, kid's eco-books and green yoga.
Art and the natural environment: an overview.

Terms of use | Privacy policy | Copyright © 2020 Farlex, Inc. | Feedback | For webmasters