Resources for Students & Families- Curriculum2020-04-03T14:06:38+00:00

Curriculum and lesson plans:

Birding K-12 – The Cornell Lab of Ornithology offers a wide array of birding curriculum and activities for students of all ages. Check out their weekly hands-on activity for students learning from home.

Project Botany – an ecoregional curriculum created by the Institute for Applied Ecology. Lessons progress from basic plant identification into more advanced topics in botany, ethnobotany, ecology, and restoration.

Exploring Nature Life Science, Earth Science, and Physical Science Resources for K-12 by Sheri Amsel

Fun in Nature with Kids – Created by educators at the Wilderness Awareness School, these activities and educator resources are great opportunities to get students of all ages outside and connect with nature.

BEETLES Project – A list of popular outdoor activities to do with students of all ages provided by the BEETLES (Better Environmental Education, Teaching, Learning & Expertise Sharing) Project.

Project Learning Tree – Indoor and outdoor activities for children of all ages. Most activities available in multiple languages.

U.S. Forest ServiceIndoor & outdoor activities for kids