Lifestyle - Environment | 3-18 yrs

Ways To Help The Environment As A Family


With increasing awareness about the damage to our environment, most of us want to contribute in our own ways to make it better. Altering some of your daily habits will go a long way in ensuring that your kids also pick them up and do their bit to protect the environment. You’ll be surprised to find that there are many ways in which you and your family can make a difference to the environment. There are some important habits you need to inculcate in both yourself and your child to help the environment. But there are challenges too. 

As puts it, “As much as you'd like to avoid drinking from juice boxes, using plastic bags, and spending half your pay check on gas, as a parent, you've got lunches to pack, groceries to lug home, and a long list of errands to run. But you can take small steps to be more environmentally conscious.”

Our ClipBook offers a myriad of suggestions of ways in which you can shape your lifestyle and habits so that the environment around you is not harmed. Not only will this collection of articles give you some great tips, but also some amazing initiatives that are being taken by children from different parts of the world with environmental conservation being in their focus.


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What You Can Do At Home To Help The Environment

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How To Take Action To Help The Environment

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Unexpected Ways You Can Help The Environment

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Kids Can Help Protect The Environment

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Organize A Recycling Drive As A Family

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Save The Environment And Make A Difference

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How Children Are Saving The Planet

We take a look at some children, teens and young adults who have done more than their fair share for their communities and the environment, proving that age doesn’t coincide with the amount of potential impact...

All Of Us Can Make A Difference

Each of us has a role to play in saving the earth’s biodiversity which will only benefit us. By reducing the amount of resources you consume daily, from water to fuel to common shopping items, you help save the planet...

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