Parts of a Tree Interactive Resource

Curriculum Links:

  • Living things have basic needs, including food and water (ACSSU002)
  • Living things have a variety of external features (ACSSU017)
  • Living things live in different places where their needs are met (ACSSU211)


  • What role does a tree play in a forest?
  • What do trees need to survive?
  • How might animals and invertebrate help trees grow and change?
  • What would it be like to live on the forest floor?
  • What features do possums have that help their tree dwelling life?
  • Does every seed that falls from a tree become a big old tree? Why not?
  • How do we use trees in our everyday life?