Like a caterpillar transforming into a butterfly,
Earth’s Birthday Project
has become
Celebrate Planet Earth!

Learning with Butterflies

Butterfly kits are ready for spring delivery. Painted lady butterflies give your classroom 3 weeks of STEM learning and discovery.

Teaching Resources

Here are some amazing resources for your K-6 classroom – Butterfly Labs, Butterfly Word Walls, handouts & activities.

Hi My name is Shania and I attend Holy Trinity in Morrisville Pa. I loved the sunflower seed project. My mom gave permission to post this !

We plant flowers the bees love.

Alexander has watered his sunflowers everyday waiting for them to bloom!

Piper with her Sunflowers!

I grew sunflowers too!

This, is Aaliyah, she kept waiting for her sunflowers to grow so she could share! It was hard to get a picture because they grew so tall.

Andrew and his sunflowers!

Donna LeCave's first grade class at Jack London Elementary raised $650.00 to protect critical habitats in Latin America!!

We planted gardens for butterflies and bumble bees at our preschool to support and help replenish our pollinators!

My students wanted to watch the caterpillars crawling all day! I hope we can do this again next year! Mrs. Gonzales

Our class learned all about the metamorphosis of butterflies.

My sunflowers are taller than I am!

Our family protects the Earth by recycling and picking up pollution. We love the Earth by planting flowers and vegetables.

We planted sunflower seeds to brighten up our garden!

This planet is our one and only home. We have no other choice. We must care for it .

I do not litter to protect the Earth and plant sunflowers to make it pretty. Savanah

I grew sunflowers!

Andrew loved growing his sunflowers! Thank you!

We had so much fun raising our caterpillars and watching them turn into butterflies this summer!

Donna LeCave's first grade class at Jack London Elementary raised $650.00 to protect critical habitats in Latin America!!

I grew Sunflowers to help feed the birds! Addison S. Age 7

Jocelyn is so proud of her sunflower sprout!

She's so happy that her giant sunflowers bloomed! Ms. Williams

We played in the water fountain.

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Celebrate Planet Earth is a community of kids who love and protect the earth. Here, children, families, classrooms and clubs share photos and stories–show us how you care for and celebrate the earth and all of her creatures.

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No job is too big
No action too small
For the care of the earth
Is the task of us all!

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Celebrating our Earth

Celebrate Planet Earth puts nature into the hands of children – planting giant sunflower seeds, discovering the transformation of butterflies, feeding birds and other pollinators, and caring for gardens and trees.

Protecting the Earth

The purchase of all educational activities and fair-trade toys contributes to the protection of butterflies, bees, birds and their homes, here in the U.S. and in Latin America.

Partners & Sponsors

Through the financial support of the Los Alamos National Bank, International Paper, PNM and others, we provide heart-expanding activities at no cost to thousands of children across the United States.