This beautiful guide to creating a nature journal will both teach and inspire students (and teachers alike!) to chronicle what they observe in their own backyards.
Take a closer look at trees and discover their individual parts.
Help students visualize and better understand the function of the inner parts of a tree trunk by creating this easy-to-make visual aid.
Using no words and a dramatic color palate, this book follows a little boy who leaves his tent to explore the environment in the dark.
Use this book to explore the falling leaves of autumn with young readers and a first-year bear cub.
This children’s book offers an ode to muddy feet, brown earth, and new grass…perfect for exploring the wonders spring brings!
This children’s book explores the colors, events, and emotions that the fall season brings. Learn more about this resource and the PLT activities it supports.
Technology is an entry tool that can make learning about the natural world exciting and fun. Students used technology to create a digital interpretive guide for a local trail in Maine.
Storybooks are a great way to capture children’s interest in the environment. As this story builds, it repeats, an excellent instruction technique for young children.
Try these teaching ideas to provide students with different learning styles and abilities multiple avenues to acquire and process content.