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. Included in the package is a short PL to tune into the resource and an incursion opportunity for students (subject to availability). The kit costs $150 for a loan period of 4-5 weeks.
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.