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Days that Matter in 2009
 

June 2017

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The Days that Matter could help to highlight the concerns and apprehensions of the youth today They need a mention in the school calendar. Each special day can be organized in a different way:
 
  • Have a special assembly
  • Enact a play
  • Write a poem or a slogan
  • Organize a quiz or a debate
  • Do a cleanup drive
  • Have a tree planting program
  • Plant a peace garden
  • Have a poster competition
  • Hold a ‘Just a Minute’ competition
  • Call a renowned speaker
  • Hold a classroom board display
  • Have a photo display
  • Organize a field trip
  • Make crafts using local material; or recycled material
  • Organize a candle light walk
  • Have a cycle rally

5th June - World Environment Day:

On this day, in 1972, the Stockholm Conference on Human Environment was held in Sweden. Many countries expressed their concerns on environmental issues.

8th June - World Ocean Day:

60 percent of the world's coral reefs are found in the Indian Ocean. Today, over 10 percent of these have been destroyed. In addition, more than 200 marine species have become extinct and many thousands are endangered.