Curriculum and Activities
Green Education Foundation connects sustainability education to gardens in fun ways. A wealth of information, broken into four categories: Curriculum, Garden Activity Center, Reading in the Garden, and Garden as an teaching tool.
Making the Connection
Sequential lessons for fall, winter and spring categorized by grade level (K-5). Developed by eat.think.grow.
Education Outside Lesson Pathway
K-5 curriculum framework arranged by themes (garden basics, soil, plants, creatures, etc.). Developed by Education Outside.
Growing Minds: Farm to School
Farm to school activities that incorporate national curriculum. Developed by Appalachian Sustainable Agriculture Project.
Cornell Garden-Based Learning
Garden-based activities from Cornell University.
Comprehensive Pollinator Curriculum
The Pollinator Partnership has developed this pollinator-focused curriculum for grades 3-6.
Nature's Notebook Curriculum and Activities
Database of K-12 curriculum and activities developed by the National Phenology Network.
National Wildlife Federation's lesson plan bank with over 1,000 science-based plans. Most are K-8, but some are 9-12.
Grade 3-8 students will discover different types of pollinators while using math skills to calculate and problem solve. You may need to modify this lesson that was created by Longwood Gardens.