The Teaching Of Trees
|Bookable Type(s)||Half Day Field Study|
|Duration||Varies by Booking|
|Location||Can be delivered on school grounds but a forested area or park is best. Kimberley and Cranbrook|
|Contact This Presenterfirstname.lastname@example.org|
The Teachings of Trees program will share with students the many lessons that plants and trees teach us about our selves, the earth and its role in climate regulation. Students will also learn how to identify trees using common, scientific and indigenous names by referring to guide books and will learn about some of their special uses. By participating in group and pair share activities, students will learn the tree parts and functions as well as the deeper role root systems and mycelium (fungi) play in trees communication and survival.
The Teachings of Trees program will take place outdoors and will be interactive, engaging, and will help students develop a deeper and more thoughtful understanding of the role trees and plants have on our ecosystem health.
"Patty is just so flexible and comes prepared to do a ton of different activities. She is always willing to go with student interests and can shape her lessons around what teachers are currently working on with their classes. She has a wealth of knowledge and is able to share information in such a kid friendly way. " - Natasha Burgess