Sustainable Birthday! You will be planning a birthday party! On the left side you will write out what you would do if you were to plan a birthday party. Then on the right side you will share what you can do to make more environmentally friendly choices. On the back side there are some specific questions to make sure you have considered everything. Original Birthday plan Food and Drink (what will everyone eat/ Drink? List what you will have to purchase) Environmental Friendly changes What food labels will you be looking for? Choose food items with healthy ingredients and list them here. Cake (purchase where? make it or buy it? Describe what type and list ingredients you can copy and paste list here) Cake ( list here the best cake without hidden toxic chemicals, be sure the list the ingredients this can be store bought our made) Food serving (plates, eating utensils etc.) List 3 items Food serving (what is the best thing for everyone to eat off of and with?) list 3 items Birthday Decorations (list what you would normally decorate with for a party) List 5 items What could you use to decorate with to make the decorations more eco-friendly? (you can cut and paste pictures here as well) List 5 items Activities (what will your guest be doing?) List at least 2 things Activities (What are somethings you could plan that are more eco-friendly OR promote environmental awareness?) List at least 2 Gifts (what gifts would you normally receive?) List 3 items Gifts (what are somethings you could ask for that is more eco-friendly or will help you live more eco-friendly) List 3 items 1. label would you look for to buy the best of each food item below? Beef: Milk: Eggs: 2. What should you look for when reading ingredients on food labels to avoid toxins and chemicals that can cause cancer or hormone imbalance? 3. What is the danger latex balloons cause to the environment? Balloonsblow.org What can we do instead? 4. Look up Eco-friendly Birthday ideas and list 3 great ideas not yet shared on this worksheet.