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MI


Julie Parsons
julip62@aol.com
Girl Scouts of Southeastern Michigan Community 01
Swartz Creek, MIUSA
 

We decorated 132 bags!

About our project: Girl Scouts celebrated Earth Day 2016 at For-Mar Nature Preserve in Burton, Michigan with badge activities, nature hikes, swaps, and lots of fun!

submitted on 8/15/2016


Amanda Rocha
amanda.rocha@romeo.k12.mi.us
Indian Hills Elementary
Washington Township, MIUSA
 

We decorated 500 bags!

About our project: We have been working with Krogers for about 4 years to participate in this community outreach program.

submitted on 4/28/2016


Julie Parsons
julip62@aol.com
Girl Scouts of Southeastern Michigan Community 01
Swartz Creek, MIUSA
 

We decorated 100 bags!

About our project: Girl Scout Daisies and Brownies celebrated Earth Day 2015 at For-Mar Nature Preserve in Burton by completing It's Your Planet- Love It! activities. Daisies earned their Clover petal and decorated grocery bags with Use Resources Wisely messages. Brownies worked on their WOW! (Wonders of Water) Journey and decorated bags with messages about saving and protecting Earth's water supply. The program was held the Sunday before Earth Day and the bags were used on Earth Day at a couple local markets.

submitted on 5/13/2015


Susan Carpenter
scarpenter@summers-knoll.org
Summers-Knoll School
Ann Arbor, MIUSA
summers-knoll.org

We decorated 100 bags!

About our project: Trader Joe's was really great about loaning us any number of bags we needed. They actually gave us enough so that we can do it again next year. One thing that some children did was to cut a white circle out of paper and glue it to the bag - it really made their picture/message "pop". A planning/idea/brainstorming sheet helped them get started.

submitted on 4/23/2014


Kate Leonard
kleonard@kingsley.k12.mi.us
Kingsley Elementary
Kingsley, MIUSA
 

We decorated 560 bags!

About our project: We love this project! The kids enjoy decorating the bags and learning about keeping the Earth healthy and then sharing this information with the community!

submitted on 4/20/2013


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