7 ways to celebrate Earth Day with your kids

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Unplug your telvision.-
Did you know it's Television Turnoff Week? How convenient that Earth Day falls right in the middle of it. The easiest way to celebrate Earth ... more 
Photo by: Photo Credit: Getty Images
Unplug your telvision.-
Did you know it's Television Turnoff Week? How convenient that Earth Day falls right in the middle of it. The easiest way to celebrate Earth Day is to unplug your television for the day. One day without SpongeBob or video games on a Wii or Xbox is a small sacrifice when you're teaching your kids about saving energy for Mother Earth. (Don't forget to remind them to turn the lights off when not in use!) less 
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Thu, Oct 6, 2011 2:47 PM EDT
Sure, every day should be Earth Day. But the "official" day we celebrate Mother Earth is April 22. And if you're looking for some easy, fun and budget-friendly activities to teach your kids about Earth Day, we've got you covered.



Check out the slide show for ideas on how to get your kids involved in Earth Day. You'll find that many of the ideas involve being outside in different ways so that you can appreciate nature. Because once you're outdoors, hopefully you'll be inspired to find even more ways that you and your family can help protect and preserve our environment.