Forests Ontario

Weird Wood Flashcards – Jr

Forest Education Resources

Have you ever wondered where the man-made things around you come from? All of them had to come from somewhere! These fun flashcards cards can be printed and will help students learn where everyday wood products come from. They may even find the some surprising items are made with wood.

Tree Planting Colouring Sheet

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Learn about Ontario’s 50 Million Tree Program with this printable colouring sheet.

  • Art
  • Fine Arts
  • Activities

Tree Grab Bag

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Learn about the different parts of trees with this sensory activity.

  • Indoors
  • English/Language Arts
  • Science
  • Communication
  • Inquiry
  • Activities

Reaching New Heights

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

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

Height of a Tree

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Knowledge of the tree heights is important for a variety of reasons. But guessing tree height doesn’t need fancy tools, you can use simple math and a ruler! Try out the method below to see how big a tree near your house or in a local park is.

Invasive Species Wordsearch

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Invasive Species Wordsearch

Urban Forest

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An urban forest can be defined by any and all woody plant vegetation growing in and around a city, town, suburb, or any other urban area.

  • Activities
  • Fact Sheets

Scavenger Hunt

Forest Education Resources

Our forests are beautiful—so be gentle as you walk through them. If you are collecting any of the items in this scavenger hunt, make sure that they have already fallen on the ground. For those items that are not on the ground, just observe and check off that you’ve found them. Let the searching begin!

Tree ID Wordsearch

Forest Education Resources

A tree ID wordsearch

Tree Wheel

Forest Education Resources

The Tree Wheel makes tree identification fun and easy! Download this version and make your own.