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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

Consumption of Wood Products

Grade 7 to Grade 10

Students explore the idea of manufacturing, consumption and product lifecycle specifically looking at the usage of every day wood products.

  • Lesson Plans
  • Indoors
  • Social Studies
  • Communication

A Tree In A Forest

Junior to Grade 6

This is a cross-curricular language/science lesson which incorporates reading and writing to learn about the life cycle of trees and how they interact with their surroundings.

  • Lesson Plans
  • Indoors
  • English/Language Arts
  • Science
  • Application
  • Reading
  • Writing

Circle and Cylinder GeomeTREE

Grade 7 to Grade 10

Students will travel outside the classroom and begin an investigation of the many geometrical properties of circles by measuring the circumference of local trees.

  • Lesson Plans
  • Other
  • Indoors
  • Math
  • Application
  • Numeracy

Forest Soundscape

Junior to Grade 3

Students will be able to connect with the world around them to express themselves musically, as well broaden their personal definition of what music encompasses. This is an indoor activity.

  • Lesson Plans
  • Indoors
  • English/Language Arts
  • Fine Arts
  • Communication
  • Reading

Forest Succession

Grade 7 to Grade 12

To understand that the forest is in a constant state of change by examining the stages of forest succession.

  • Lesson Plans
  • Indoors
  • Outdoors
  • Science
  • Critical Thinking
  • Outdoor Education