Forests Ontario

Forest Regions of Canada

Forest Education Resources

The different forest regions of Canada will be explored.

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

Seed Collections

Forest Education Resources

The diversity of seeds and seed dispersal is explored

  • Indoors/Outdoors
  • biology
  • Math
  • Science
  • Application
  • Communication
  • Critical Thinking
  • Measurement
  • Numeracy
  • Outdoor Education
  • Lesson Plans

Winter Choices to Make

Forest Education Resources

Students will have the opportunity to discover and observe how buds grow into leaves.

  • Indoors
  • Science
  • Application
  • Communication
  • Critical Thinking
  • Lesson Plans

The Importance of Forests

Forest Education Resources

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

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

Trees at Home

Forest Education Resources

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

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

Forest Folks

Forest Education Resources

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

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

Paths to the Forest

Forest Education Resources

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

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

Autumn Adventures

Forest Education Resources

Students will gain an understanding of why leaves change colour and what happens to them after they fall. This is an indoor/outdoor activity.

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

The Heat is On!

Forest Education Resources

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

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

Nature’s Drinking Straws

Forest Education Resources

Students will investigate how trees draw water from the soil, and will understand how plants are part of the water cycle. This is an indoor activity.

  • Indoors
  • Science
  • Application
  • Collaboration
  • Lesson Plans