You can use these support materials to help
your children complete the #YearofGreenAction Challenge (we have
temporarily re-released this activity for families looking for
green activities. This was written before Social Distancing
so please follow current Government guidance about what can be done
outdoors at this time)
There is so much we can all do to help our
wildlife and to reduce our footprint on the environment, whether at
home, work or at school.
Kent Year of Green Action provides you
with the opportunity to get involved and make a difference,
whatever age you may be and from whatever background.
Supporting the Kent Environment Strategy and reflecting the
governments national Year of Green Action, Kent Year of Green
Action will promote opportunities throughout 2019.
Useful documents and links
Here is some additional information about the Year of
Green Action and its links with the Social Action #iwill
To support these campaigns, we are asking you to share ideas and
activities via Social Media tagging in Kent Children's University
and using the hashtags #KentGreenAction
#KCUGreenAction and #iwill. It
would be a great way for us to see what you are doing in your
- Evidence could be photographs, videos, Social Action journals,
Learning Logs, Word documents, Powerpoint materials etc. Keep
an eye out for more information about how and when to send evidence
to us via our Facebook page.
Children's University Validated Learning
Destinations, Partners and activities that support
Non-CU Valiadated activities but KCU will
still issue Learning Credits for participation in their events this
We would like to see this list grow over the next year.
If you would like to recommend a potential Learning Destination,
partner or activity for the #YearofGreenAction, please email
We will then make contact with the organisation to see if they
would like to become a Learning Destination. Once the
organisation has been through the Validation process, they will be
able to issue Learning Credits for the activities your children
have taken part in.
You could also take
this information to your existing club to let them know
that your children are part of Children's
General Challenge activity support
- Social Action Journal - You can
use this journal to document Social Action
activities such as campaigning, fundraising and volunteering.
You could use the journal to help you evidence your involvement in
a number of the #YearofGreenAction Challenge activities. You
can find out more about Social Action and our #iwll Pledge in this
document too. Just look out for the #iwill logo on each
- Learning Log - If you would like to
use this log to record your activities, please
do but you can be creative in how you share your information with
* Children's University App is free to download from iTunes or the Google Play. You do not
need a login to access the Learning Destinations across the