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Ashley Johnson

San Bernardino, CAUSA

We decorated 25 bags!

About our project: Instead of the grocery bags, my class created bookmarks. With a delay in motor skills it was simpler for my kids to color in all the white in a smaller space of a bookmark. I find some free templates online I simply print out on cardstock then cut the bookmarks out. After the coloring was completed I laminated them and we passed them out at our school library.

submitted on 5/2/2019

Bridget Hassassian
Trailside Middle School
Ashburn, VAUSA

We decorated 125 bags!

About our project: Eighth Grade students enrolled in Family and Consumer Sciences and FCCLA members decorated over 125 brown paper grocery bags in support of Earth Day. The grocery bags were distributed on Earth Day at the local Leesburg, VA Wegmans.

submitted on 4/29/2016

Sarah Alfano
Greenfield Elementary
Troutville, VAUSA

We decorated 400 bags!

About our project: Daleville Kroger partners with Greenfield Elementary to provide paper bags. Students decorate the bags with Earth Day themes and the bags are returned to the store for use on Earth Day. Raises awareness of Earth Day for the children as well as the community.

submitted on 4/25/2016

Thomas Hodge
Diversified Minds Alternative Education Program
Front Royal, VAUSA

We decorated 100 bags!

About our project: After researching for Earth Day projects stumbled upon this site. We are a small community with two grocery stores, so I knew that at least one of them would be willing to participate. It was a little tough at first to get high-school aged students to design bags, but they really got into the second day.

submitted on 4/20/2014

Karen Kyles
Tallwood Elementary
Virginia Beach, VAUSA

We decorated 550 bags!

About our project: Our students had a wonderful time creating bags to encourage the community to take care of the earth. We had some really great artwork. The students enjoyed this fun way to reinforce the standards they learned for earth's resources.

submitted on 4/11/2014