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22 April 
World Earth Day

The United Nations declared 22 April International Mother Earth Day to raise awareness of the interdependence between people, other living beings, the environment, and our planet as a whole.

As never before, there is a groundswell of human awareness that compels us to participate in restoring our magnificent world. Earth Day is a reminder to take action and become part of the healing.

See our LESSON PLAN for this special day...  FREE to download!

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Nature-based Education supports the UNs’ One Health concept whereby the health and well-being for all living things is interconnected. Nature-based Education celebrates Earth Day by providing a platform to raise awareness that we all have a vital role to play.

23 April 
World Book Day

World Book Day is an annual event organised by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) to promote reading, publishing and copyright. This special day is an opportunity for people of all ages to celebrate the joy of reading and to create a culture of learning and literacy.


Download our KITTENS story and have fun with the awesome activity!

Typing Together

You will have unlimited access to all our resources:

Lesson Plans for Grade R to Grade 12

United Nations Special Days

Award winning Stories,

Unique and Amazing Activities


All lesson plans, stories and activities are CAPS ALIGNED with the National Curriculum in South Africa.

Grade R to Grade 3 also in Afrikaans.

Selected resources in isiXhosa, isiZulu, Sesotho, Setswana & Shona


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Your donation is tax deductible!

For every donation, The Humane Education Trust will issue a Section 18A Tax Certificate for you to hand in to SARS.

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