Educator Workshop Resources

Resources From Schoolyard Habitat Institute 2014


Math Icebreakers:
Benefits of Teaching Outdoors:
Citizen Science Projects to do with your students:
Project WILD:
Nature-Literacy Connections:
Common Species Cards:

These are the cards for activities you did with Mike Adriaansen. Images were collected from Wikipedia.

Field Guides and Dichotomous Keys:
Enhancing Your Schoolyard:


Links to Gardening Resources:
Grants for School Gardens:
  • National Gardening Association Youth Garden Grants
  • Project Learning Tree GreenWorks grants
  • Advice on applying for grants for native plant gardens at schools from Betsey Landis,
    Head of Education and Horticulture for Los Angeles / Santa Monica Mountains Chapter, California Native Plant Society
  • Whole Kids Foundation School Garden Grants
 Worm Composting Presentation:
Site Survey:
Insect Activities: