Video Library

Tree ID with Pete

Join Pete, our resident arborist, as he shares some identifying features of common trees! Then, see if your students can find one while they’re out and about.

Arbor Day

PowerPoint Presentation

Did you know that 2022 marks the 150th anniversary of Arbor Day? Share the history of the oldest environmental holiday in the United States with your students through this PowerPoint presentation.

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Additional Resources


Lesson Plan

Free  |  Penn State College of Agricultural Sciences

Forestry/Natural Resources Lesson Plans (K-5)   redirect

Lesson plans collection

A collection of lesson plans surrounding the topics of forestry and natural resource, submitted by educators.

Forestry Natural Resources



Free  |  Arizona Forestry

Neighborhood Forests   redirect

Activity Guide

A learning guide developed for teachers to plan lessons and activites for students to understand the importance trees play in our communities.

Science math



Free, with a free AskNature account  |  Biomimicry Institute

We Are Not Alone   redirect

Activity with educator guide

In this interactive exercise the functions a building must perform are compared to the functions a tree must perform, helping students see that humans are not alone in our need to solve technological problems.

Science Technology Architecture Biomimicry

Your school can earn recognition from the Arbor Day Foundation for using trees as a learning tool.
Learn more on the Tree Campus K-12 website.