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Okinawa International School Marine Day 2022

14 July @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm JST

On July 14th, Middle & High School students from the Okinawa International School (OIS) will celebrate Marine Day, a public holiday in Japan when people show appreciation for the seas and oceans. 

Location: Azama Sun Sun Beach, Okinawa, Japan.

Objectives:

  • to develop an appreciation for and familiarity with the nature of the sea.
  • through interactions with students from different grades, nurture a caring heart and a sense of solidarity and belonging.
  • to create a more conscious approach to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and how the responsibility for a positive climate change belongs to all of us.

Activities:

  • Beach Cleaning
  • Big word art: write the biggest word you can possibly make in the sand. Think about how you can make this stand out and be read by passengers in a plane.
  • Micro-plastics Challenge: pick up as many micro-plastics as you can in 10 minutes
  • Beach Volleyball & Beach Football
  • BBQ

Learn more and register here

Venue

Azama Sun Sun Beach
Azama-1141 3 Chinen, Nanjo, Okinawa 901-1502, Japan Japan + Google Map

Other

Contact Name
Mariano Zuk
Contact Email Address
mariano-z@ois-edu.com
Affiliation: Name of the organization, school, or business associated with the event
Okinawa International School
Country
Japan
Is your event or activity (check of all that apply)
An announcement or resource, Taking place in person
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https://goo.gl/maps/9xudHxhcmiKctSX38
Name of venue (if applicable)
Azama Sun Sun Beach