Clubs, Extracurricular Activities and Student-led Initiatives
Want to start an environmental club at your school? Here's some advice.
Article about teen activism on climate change
An interactive video series that empowers young people to take action on climate change.
How to host a tree planting in your community
Sample Press Release to get the word out to local media about your events and initiatives
Takeout creates a lot of trash. It doesn't have to. Can we deliver ourselves from packaging waste? Video from Vox
Discussion/activity idea: What single-use items can you reduce and reuse at your school and home? Is there any single-use packaging your school uses that you think could be reduced, reused, or recycled?
TED Talks on climate change to watch and discuss
Inquiry to Student Environmental Action
PowerSave Schools Learn how to help your school use less energy and save money
Activity: Everyone in the group commits to one way that they're going to be kinder to the environment from one meeting to the next. At the next meeting discuss: What change did you make? How easy or difficult was the change? Did you get any friends or family involved? Will you continue? Did you learn anything new in that time?