News & Updates

  • BOGO: Download PLT’s Newest Activity Collection With Any Purchase

    Now through Aug: purchase any product from PLT’s Shop, get our new activity collection for free! Our latest release features three PLT activities for educators of students ages 8-11 and grades 3-5. Use the activities to invite students to investigate how being outside—and among trees, specifically—provides people with many different physical, emotional, social, and learning benefits.

  • Mentorship Supports a Lifetime of Learning at the 2022 SFI and PLT Annual Conference

    Hear how the recent PLT conference in Madison, Wisconsin brought together new mentees and mentors and how the program is supporting PLT’s growing work connecting young people to opportunities in the forest and conservation sector.

Educator Tips

  • 21 Nature Books by Hispanic and Latino Authors

    Books by diverse authors give us a view of the world from many different lenses. They also let children see their own cultural experiences reflected …

  • Paper Craft Ideas for Hispanic Heritage Month

    Whether you are a parent, classroom teacher, paper products professional, or museum activity leader – we’ve assembled a list of fun paper and cardboard activities that celebrate the culture of Hispanic and Latino communities and present an opportunity for a conversation about the importance of making better decisions for people and the planet

  • Cross sections of earth with trees and a wind turbine on top

    Earth Science Week Activities to Try in Your Classroom

    Get learners excited about sustainability with Earth Science Week activities you can try with your classroom, complete with recommended grade levels and relevant science standards!


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    Resources for PLT Lessons

    Every month we carefully select new tools and resources that support and enhance Project Learning Tree’s lessons. These environmental education resources include grant opportunities, educational apps, videos, interactive websites, books and posters, teacher-generated materials, and more!