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 an introductory incursion to familiarise students and teachers with the resource, as well as provide connected educational activities (subject to availability).
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.