Non-LEAF Forestry Activity Guides


The Changing of the Land: A Wisconsin Forest History Unit
4th grade focus; 10 lessons focused on Wisconsin's logging history

Invaders of the Forest: Educators' Guide to Invasive Plants of Wisconsin's Forests
K-adult; 25 classroom and field activities for formal and non-formal educators

Rebuilding Our Forests: One Hundred Years of Forestry in Wisconsin
4th grade focus; created for 2004 Arbor Day Poster Contest; three lessons - forest history, urban forests, foresters 

Wisconsin Forestree: Bridging the Gap Between Environment and Economy
Upper middle school/high school focus; 10 lessons focused on Wisconsin's forest economy and ecology

Wisconsin Forests Forever
4th - 6th grade focus; 13 activities to help students appreciate forest resources and understand the need for stewardship 

Wisconsin Forest Tales
4th grade focus; eight activities to accompany the Wisconsin Forest Tales reading book

Wisconsin's Millenium Tree
4th grade focus; 24 general forestry activities


Available through a workshop 

Project Learning Tree (PLT)
Pre K-8 focus; nearly 100 activities covering themes of diversity, interrelationships, systems, structure and scale, and patterns of change. For those educators who want to infuse environmental objectives into their general curriculum such as math, art, music, social studies, language arts, reading and science.  Now housed within the Wisconsin Center for Environmental Education at the University of Wisconsin - Stevens Point.  Please visit PLT's page or contact to find out more.


Available for Purchase

Paper Makes Wisconsin Great!
4th - 5th grade focus; multi-media educational kit with video, activities, samples and a poster Wisconsin Paper Council: