What is a forest?
Why are forests important?
How do we interact with forest landscapes?
What role do we play in the future of forests?
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The Forest Education Foundation (FEF) provides teachers and students with the opportunity to learn about forest systems and the ways in which individuals, communities and our society interact with these environments.
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Design Thinking in the Forest with UTAS Technology, Environments and Design The FEF had the opportunity to see Design Thinking in action with the UTAS Technology, Environments and Design students. The students were given the challenge to design and build a...
“The hands on investigations engaged the student’s curious minds and provoked further interest in science. It catered for a wide range of students and was closely aligned to the curriculum, building on the children’s prior knowledge and providing scope for further in class learning.”
“I was very impressed with the whole experience for the students. They were well organised, had great behaviour management skills. The learning was targeted to our learning abilities. Tasks were timely but allowed children time to explore a good range of activities.”