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Weird Wood Products

Junior to Grade 6

Students will explore the importance of plants to other living things by investigating a particular product made from trees. This is an indoor activity.

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

Branch Management

Grade 11 to Grade 12

Students will research and analyze the social, economic and environmental impacts of forest management activities. This is an indoor activity. **The background for the lesson plan is Ontario specific, but activity can be adapted to all provinces

  • Lesson Plans
  • Indoors
  • Business/Economics
  • Careers
  • Geography
  • Science
  • Social Studies
  • Application
  • Collaboration
  • Communication
  • Critical Thinking

Forest Regions of Canada

Grade 3 to Grade 10

The different forest regions of Canada will be explored.

  • Lesson Plans
  • Indoors
  • English/Language Arts
  • Geography
  • Science
  • Application
  • Communication
  • Critical Thinking
  • Outdoor Education
  • Writing

Seed Collections

Junior to Grade 6

The diversity of seeds and seed dispersal is explored

  • Lesson Plans
  • Math
  • Science
  • Application
  • Communication
  • Critical Thinking
  • Numeracy
  • Outdoor Education

Seed Forecasting

Junior to Grade 6

How to forecast seeds for future native tree planting.

  • Lesson Plans
  • Science
  • Application
  • Communication
  • Critical Thinking
  • Outdoor Education

Reaching New Heights

Grade 7 to Grade 10

Students will use the basics of trigonometry to learn to measure the height of a tree.

  • Activities
  • Lesson Plans
  • Indoors
  • Outdoors
  • Math
  • Collaboration
  • Critical Thinking
  • Numeracy
  • Outdoor Education

Jack Pine Pop Cones

Grade 4 to Grade 6

To help students develop an understanding of fire as an agent of renewal in the natural world.

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

A Forest of Music

Junior to Grade 3

Students will learn about the importance of trees in Aboriginal culture and create short compositions using tree parts as instruments.

  • Lesson Plans
  • Indoors
  • Outdoors
  • Fine Arts
  • Collaboration
  • Communication

Your Natural History

Grade 4 to Grade 6

Students will research and discover the forest history of their region. This is an indoor activity.

  • Lesson Plans
  • Indoors
  • English/Language Arts
  • Social Studies
  • Communication
  • Reading
  • Writing

Drawing the Seasons

Grade 4 to Grade 10

Students will explore seasonal changes in nature through art. This is an outdoor activity.

  • Lesson Plans
  • Outdoors
  • Fine Arts
  • Communication
  • Writing