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Taking Care of Our Earth
SWANCC's 30-minute educational program is designed for children that are 4 - 8 years old and attend school or formal program at a church or park district. Concepts include the environmental R's - Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, as well as respect for our environment. Many visual aids are used to convey each concept and teachers will receive resource materials and activities for follow-up lessons. 

There is no cost for this program to schools located in a SWANCC-member community. To schedule please completely fill out the Early Childhood Presentation Request Form in the "Documents" section.For a glimpse into the presentation, watch the video to the right. 

Program Purpose:
The focus of SWANCC's "Taking Care of Our Earth" presentation is to help young children understand the concepts of reduce, reuse and recycle, as well as their role in being responsible stewards of our environment.

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