World Water Day 2019, a Project that Cherie Hearts Kidz Campus @Pasir Ris Elias Mall has embarked on in collaboration with PUB for the Start Small Dream Big (SSDB) 2019!
Falling on 22 March but celebrated throughout the month, World Water Day is created by the United Nations to celebrate water and promote its conservation, emphasizing on the part every individual can play. Take reference from Singapore World Water Day, the theme is ‘Make Every Drop Count’. Everyone can do in conserving water. The activities were conducted as follows:
• 15 March 2019 - Sharing session about World Water Day 2019 and showing a video (provided by PUB) on tips on saving water.
• 19 March 2019 - “Story-telling” and “Art & Craft” (“Water Wally” headband)
• 20 March 2019 - Children learned and practiced ways of saving water – K1 & K2.
• 21 March 2019 - Children learned and practiced ways of saving water – Pre-Nursery & Nursery.
• 22 March 2019 - Launch Day : Water Cycle, Water Wally Formation; Water rationing; Save Water Pledge.
On 22 March 2019, the Launch Day, all children were encouraged to wear blue shirt to school and pretended to be water droplets.
On 15 March 2019 (Friday) - Introduction of Singapore World Water Day.
“ Why do we celebrate Singapore World Water Day? ”
“There are several ways that we can save water! “
“Let’s learn how to save water through watching this video!”
On 19 March 2019 (Tuesday), Story-telling, and Art & Craft “Water Wally Headband”
“ Colouring is fun ! “
“ Let’s write on Blue “Water droplet” Shape Paper ! “
“ I write the way that I save water ! “
On 20 March 2019, Learn & practice ways of saving water (K1 & K2). Cook Auntie poured water into a pail after washing rice.
Children used a cup to scoop water from the pail to water the plants in our mini garden.
On 22 March 2019 (Friday), Launch Day - “Sharing Session and Pledge”
Teachers conducted sharing sessions about Water Cycle, Water Wally
Children’s “Acting” Time”.
“Questions & Answers Session”.
“Let’s make our Pledge to Save Water!”
Singing and Dancing, must have activities for our event!
Water Rationing Exercise: “Janitor Auntie filled two big pails with warm water”
Teacher helped children to shower with five scoops of water for each child.
Water Rationing Exercise - Teacher filled a jug with water and then poured water into child’s mug.
Children brushed teeth with half a mug of water.
Reflection – Children shared what they had learnt through these exercises.
“Together, we are forming a Giant Water Droplets”
“Let’s count how many Water Droplets” can fit in this big pail !”
PUB Posters and Our Handmade Posters
Both sides of main entrance glass
Reception Area facing main entrance
Our handmade posters (e.g. Collections of Water Droplets with Giant Bowl) @our Assembly Area.
PUB Posters @Centre’s Assembly Area.
PUB’s Poster are displayed @all Classrooms
Wall next to entrance to the toilet.
“Five Water Saving Tips” Posters @walls inside toilets