World Environment Day
“Every Day is Environment Day, so save your day by saving your Environment.”
World Environment Day is celebrated on June 5 annually across the globe to mark the importance of environment, their issues and its effects on our life and nature.The theme of World Environment Day 2021 is ‘Reimagine, Recreate,Restore’ as this year marks the beginning of the United Nations Decade on Ecosystem Restoration.With the coronavirus outbreak and people being confined indoors, the environment and mother earth seem to have benefitted slightly. In the absence of human activities amid the coronavirus-induced lockdown, nature is getting time to clean itself and reclaim its space.
To mark this occasion and tosensitise the young children towards environment and its protection,K. R. Mangalam World School, PaschimViharcelebrated virtual World Environment Day.The teachers apprised the students with the importance of nature, environment and how to protect it from getting depleted. Our little mangalites made bird feeders to feed the birds and enjoyed watching them, they also planted saplings and excitedly watered it. The kg children showcased their love towards nature by showing different beautiful plants in their garden and made creative table mats using dry leaves. The main idea behind celebrating World Environment Day is to generate awareness in young minds and remind them that nature should not be taken for granted and must be respected for its values.
The children enthusiastically participated in the celebration and understood the need of an hour for global environmental sustainability as they took a pledge to protect their environment and save mother Earth.