Curriculum for Educators
- Project Learning Tree
SFRC is the lead partner of several who coordinate PLT in Florida. Nancy Peterson coordinates facilitator training and new projects that extend PLT to new audiences and new ways of using these curriculum materials.
- Give Forests a Hand
This middle school environmental service learning program is adapted from Give Water a Hand. Youth groups explore trees and forests in an urban or rural context and identify projects that could enhance their community.
- Forest Health Education
A Forest Health Education Kit including a middle school PLT Supplement Guide and a High School Curriculum Guide created to explore forest health issues while facilitating the development of systems thinking skills.
- Should We Use Wood For Energy? A High School Education Program
This program is a set of interdisciplinary activities designed for teachers to use with grades 10 through 12. The 18 activities explore woody biomass and develop critical-thinking skills in the context of sustainability. This adaptable and locally relevant unit can supplement science and social studies classes and enable students to investigate a current and potentially controversial issue.