Earth Day 2024 activities | BCHydro Power Smart for Schools


Earth Day

April 2 - 22, 2024

The theme for Earth Day 2024 is Planet vs Plastics.


About Earth Day

Earth Day takes place every April 22 and this year's theme, "Planet vs Plastics."

Through some fun, engaging curriculum-aligned activities, encourage your students to be sustainable leaders and make a positive impact on our planet.

To celebrate the amazing things we can accomplish when we work together, we're developing Earth Day resources to encourage students to think about ways to care for the environment and how our actions can make a big difference.

Activities are also available in French, perfect for those French Immersion or Francophone schools. 

Relevant core competencies

  • Communications and collaboration 
  • Thinking
  • Social awareness and responsibility

The activities also connect to a variety of grade-specific curricular competencies and content in a variety of subjects including Arts Education, Science and Social Studies.

Available activities

Available until April 22, 2024.

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Earth day contest

Win awesome prizes

Share photos of your students work for a chance to win our Earth Day prize package including a classroom visit from Science World and BC Hydro.