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BC Green Games 2011 Media Kit

News Release (Vote for your local school, March 1, 2011)

Vote Now e-blast (sent March 1, 2011)

It's So Easy e-blast (sent January 12, 2011)

News Release (Schools win SONY prizes for sharing environmental action stories, December 8, 2010)

Early Registration e-blast (sent November 10, 2010)

News Release (November 8, 2010)

Teen Action e-blast (sent November 2, 2010)

News Release (October 1, 2010)

Plan Your Project e-blast (sent Sept 29, 2010)

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Promotional Poster (PDF)

Program Information

Science World's BC Green Games is an initiative designed to motivate action, facilitate sharing and reward the green efforts of schools throughout BC.

In its two seasons, BC Green Games has received over 225 entries promoting environmental protection, sustainability and stewardship projects from elementary and high schools province-wide. BCGreenGames.ca permanently showcases these action-based videos and photo-essays to inspire further positive changes in school and community behaviour.

BC Green Games continues to increase student awareness of environmental issues. The program helps students realize their own ability to become local leaders and improve their sustainable practices in everyday life. The initiative also supports teachers as they integrate environmental sustainability into the curriculum and develop school communities that are more effective, efficient and environmentally responsible.

Get Started Today

  • visit the BC Green Games gallery to get inspired by last year's winning entries
  • plan eco-action projects that your class can do or is already doing
  • document the projects using creative media such as videos or PowerPoint
  • check out links to great resources and environmental education programs
  • submit and share your success story
  • have fun!

If you need to arrange an interview, require project examples or require additional media information, please contact us.

Selected BC Green Games 2010 articles:

Selected BC Green Games 2009 articles:

Watch the news coverage of Grade 9 students from Vancouver's King George Secondary as they plan their project for BC Green Games.

 

Source: Erin Shaw from The Express

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