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Reforestation

Grade 7 to Grade 10

Students will create an environmentally and economically effective plan for regenerating a harvested area and understand common methods of reforestation.

  • Lesson Plans
  • Indoors
  • Business/Economics
  • Geography
  • Math
  • Social Studies
  • Application
  • Numeracy
  • Outdoor Education
  • Social Action

The Lorax

Grade 4 to Grade 6

To give students an opportunity to recognize the importance of managing our forests.

  • Lesson Plans
  • Indoors
  • English/Language Arts
  • Fine Arts
  • Science
  • Application
  • Collaboration
  • Communication
  • Critical Thinking
  • Literacy
  • Reading
  • Writing

The Forest Sponge

Grade 4 to Grade 6

To give students an opportunity to demonstrate how forests can help prevent soil erosion.

  • Lesson Plans
  • Indoors
  • English/Language Arts
  • Science
  • Application
  • Communication
  • Critical Thinking
  • Literacy
  • Reading

Balancing Act

Grade 11 to Grade 12

Students will take on the role of a stakeholder in forest management and learn about the various goals of developing a management plan.

  • Lesson Plans
  • Indoors
  • Business/Economics
  • Social Studies
  • Application
  • Collaboration
  • Communication

Alien Invaders

Grade 7 to Grade 12

Students will learn how to identify local invasive species and develop an invasive species plan.

  • Lesson Plans
  • Indoors
  • Outdoors
  • Science
  • Social Studies
  • Communication
  • Outdoor Education
  • Writing

Land Art

Junior to Grade 3

Students will learn about the natural world around them through the creation of land art and identification of materials used in their creations.

  • Lesson Plans
  • Indoors
  • Outdoors
  • English/Language Arts
  • Fine Arts
  • Science
  • Application
  • Collaboration
  • Communication
  • Writing

Food Forest

Grade 4 to Grade 6

Through interactive activities, students will come to understand the importance of trees and the inter-connectedness of species contained within the forest food web.

  • Lesson Plans
  • Indoors
  • Outdoors
  • Health and PE
  • Science
  • Application
  • Communication
  • Critical Thinking

The Success of Tree Seeds

Grade 4 to Grade 6

Students will learn to estimate the potential seed crop and its monetary value from a coniferous tree species in a specific area. This is an indoor/outdoor activity.

  • Lesson Plans
  • Indoors
  • Outdoors
  • Business/Economics
  • Math
  • Application
  • Numeracy

The Heat is On!

Grade 11 to Grade 12

Students will predict the impacts of climate change on a local forested environment. This is an indoor activity.

  • Lesson Plans
  • Presentations
  • Indoors
  • Geography
  • Science
  • Social Studies
  • Application
  • Collaboration
  • Communication
  • Critical Thinking
  • Writing

Nature’s Throwaways

Junior to Grade 3

The natural cycle of decay in the forest will be explored. This is an indoor/outdoor activity.

  • Lesson Plans
  • Presentations
  • Indoors
  • Outdoors
  • Science
  • Application
  • Communication
  • Critical Thinking
  • Outdoor Education