Trees really are Tree-mendous!
Go out on a limb and treet yourself this week to a bushel of lessons, activities, and crafts for the whole family.
BURKE FROM HOME: PLANT EDITION – Learn about the unique adaptations trees and other plants use to survive and thrive in their environments! This lesson packet can be used by students of all ages but is best suited to grades 2-8, brought to you by the Burke Museum.
ALL ABOUT TREES –Learn how to guess the age of a tree, what’s inside a tree’s trunk, what lives in a forest, why some trees never lose their leaves, and much more with this activity from HomeScienceTools. Contains two suggested tree science projects you can do at home or in the neighborhood.
Games & Activitrees
MAKE A NEIGHBORHOOD TREE GUIDE – Get to know the trees in your neighborhood by creating a tree guide brought to you by KidWorldCitizen. Help others in your neighborhood learn about trees too! After making their tree guides, encourage students to use chalk to label trees next to the sidewalk.
LEAF TYPES – Learn about the different shapes of leaves in this fun scavenger hunt activity.