Forest in a Box – Loan Packages
Bring the forest to your classroom with Forest in a Box. Forest in a Box is an exciting outreach program for Tasmanian schools. Kits contain forest specimens, scientific equipment, books and resources, as well as, hands on activities and teacher notes connected to the curriculum. Forest in a Box is available for three to four week loan periods.
If I Were a Tree
This kit explores an important part of a forest – Trees!
Students examine the features of trees and their role in supporting other living things in the forest.
This kit explores the concept of living and non-living things in a forest.
Identify who is
eating who and how all parts of the forest are interconnected.
This kit explores the characteristics of three forest types found in Tasmania.
Identify the adaptations of different living-things within the forest and look at forest specimens through microscopes.