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The Choice is Ours

Grade 7 to Grade 10

Students will be given a forest managements scenario and will use problem-solving skills to provide solutions. This is an indoor activity.

  • Lesson Plans
  • Indoors
  • Business/Economics
  • Social Studies
  • Application
  • Collaboration
  • Critical Thinking
  • Literacy
  • Numeracy
  • Reading
  • Social Action

The Importance of Forests

Grade 7 to Grade 10

An appreciation of the importance of forests in our daily lives will be encouraged. This is an indoor activity.

  • Lesson Plans
  • Indoors
  • Geography
  • Science
  • Social Studies

Trees at Home

Grade 7 to Grade 10

Students will develop an awareness that animals and plants depend on their environment to meet their basic needs. This is an indoor activity. **This plan is Ontario specific, see Forest Regions of Canada

  • Lesson Plans
  • Indoors
  • Geography
  • Application
  • Collaboration
  • Communication
  • Outdoor Education

Forest Folks

Grade 11 to Grade 12

Jobs that depend on the forest will be explored and examined. This is an indoor/outdoor activity.

  • Lesson Plans
  • Indoors
  • Outdoors
  • Business/Economics
  • Careers
  • Social Studies
  • Communication
  • Outdoor Education

Paths to the Forest

Grade 11 to Grade 12

The social, economic and environmental impacts of forest management activities will be researched and analyzed. This is an indoor activity.

  • Fact Sheets
  • Lesson Plans
  • Indoors
  • Business/Economics
  • Careers
  • Social Studies
  • Communication
  • Literacy
  • Writing

Trees Need Us, We Need Trees

Junior to Grade 3

Students will plant and care for trees. This is an indoor/outdoor activity.

  • Lesson Plans
  • Indoors
  • Outdoors
  • Health and PE
  • Science
  • Application
  • Communication
  • Critical Thinking
  • Outdoor Education
  • Social Action

Curious About Cones

Junior to Grade 6

Different types of cones will be collected, observed and identified. This is an indoor/outdoor activity.

  • Lesson Plans
  • Indoors
  • Outdoors
  • Science
  • Communication
  • Outdoor Education
  • Reading

Hot Stuff!

Grade 4 to Grade 10

The effects of fire on habitats will be observed and a new creature that has adapted to the environmental changes will be created. This is an indoor activity.

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

Invent a Forest Creature

Grade 4 to Grade 10

The concept of an ecological niche within the forest community will be explored. This is an indoor activity.

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

Maple Sugar Bush Activities

Junior to Grade 6

The process of turning maple sap into maple sugar is explored. This is an outdoor activity.

  • Lesson Plans
  • English/Language Arts
  • Fine Arts
  • Geography
  • Math
  • Science
  • Social Studies
  • Application
  • Collaboration
  • Communication
  • Critical Thinking
  • Numeracy
  • Outdoor Education
  • Writing