Your students will enjoy listening to other kids just like them artfully expressing their love of trees! It will really help anyone to understand the significance of trees in our lives. Great for elementary school students to identify with, not just on Arbor Day, but ANY day!
Younger students especially will enjoy watching this quick little classic commercial from the National Arbor Day Foundation! It's a great way to get kids excited about why trees are crucial to our livelihood. Complete with adorable animation! You can even create a fun activity from it by teaching them the song.
Students will benefit greatly from this comprehensive, in-depth Lesson Plan includes Steps, Pictures, Info about American's forests and their history, and even a worksheet with which to keep track and test students' knowledge as they progress throughout the assignment! A wonderful lesson plan for Upper Elementary and Middle School students.
A valuable resource, this National Arbor Day Foundation lesson plan implemented for "5th Grade Science and Visual Arts Standards" in California---but any state can adapt these ideas to fit their core standards. It is a great tool for teaching science and the importance of Arbor day and help students appreciate how important trees and plants are to our health and planet. Enjoy!
Provides a basic, easy-to-follow "How To" on planting trees for Arbor Day (or ANY day!) with a selection of styles: "Bare Root", "Containerized" or "Balled and Burlapped". Each type comes with an instruction video and the steps towards success with tree planting! Perfect for teachers and students at school or back home!