J.T. Reddick elementary school celebrated Earth Day Friday.
Kids alternated all day in the school's gym in order to go to different workshops and learn about the benefits of recycling.
Science Department Chairwoman, Sue Palmer, says this is a way to show students why it's important to learn about recycling and preserving the earth.
Palmer adds in honor of Earth Day, the students collected 18,000 bottles to recycle.
Darton College and Keeping Tifton Beautiful were also there to assist kids with hands on activities as well as a Scientist to teach them about solar energy.