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Celebrate Plant Appreciation Day with CREST!
April 11th 2022

Celebrate Plant Appreciation Day with CREST!

International Plant Appreciation Day takes place on April 13, 2022. Where would we be without plants? They provide us with oxygen, food, fibre, shelter, medicine, fuel and more (not forgetting their beauty).

Your learners can celebrate Plant Appreciation Day with CREST and learn how to nurture nature and protect our planet. CREST offers numerous resources as well as accredited activities.

There are so many projects to choose from!

CREST Awards:

CREST Superstar (Age 7-11)

Bumblebee Mystery
Camouflaged Creatures
Goodbye Old Tree
Recycle Re-use
Tree Trouble
A Special New Tree (Green Spaces)
World Around You Challenges – Peas In A Pod – Plant Parents

CREST Bronze Award (Age 11+)

Clean Growth
Plant Growth & Nutrients

CREST Silver Award (Age 11+)

Plant Growth & Fertilisers
Clean Growth
Climate Science Resource Pack

CREST Gold Award (Age 11+)

Clean Growth
Which Fertiliser Works Best?

CREST Awards: Discovery Award – Sustainable Solutions

Use digital tools & new technologies to tackle climate change in your local area. This award can be completed in one day!

More:
Sustainable Solutions
Plant Growth

Additional Primary Resources

Additional Resources:

Practical Action offer CREST activities that focus on plants.

Global Project Ideas
NEW: Regreen the Desert
Floating Garden Challenge

Bonus Resource:
IFAS: Why are plants so important?

As North West Regional CREST Support OrganisationAll About STEM promote CREST Awards across the region and point schools & clubs to the support they need to run this amazing scheme. CREST Awards encourage students to work like scientists, researchers, engineers and designers to investigate and explore their own project ideas.

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