Non-LEAF Forestry Activity Guides


The Changing of the Land: A Wisconsin Forest History Unit
4th grade focus; 10 lessons focused on Wisconsin's logging history

Invaders of the Forest: Educators' Guide to Invasive Plants of Wisconsin's Forests
K-adult; 25 classroom and field activities for formal and non-formal educators

Rebuilding Our Forests: One Hundred Years of Forestry in Wisconsin
4th grade focus; created for 2004 Arbor Day Poster Contest; three lessons - forest history, urban forests, foresters 

Wisconsin Forestree: Bridging the Gap Between Environment and Economy
Upper middle school/high school focus; 10 lessons focused on Wisconsin's forest economy and ecology

Wisconsin Forests Forever
4th - 6th grade focus; 13 activities to help students appreciate forest resources and understand the need for stewardship 

Wisconsin Forest Tales
4th grade focus; eight activities to accompany the Wisconsin Forest Tales reading book

Wisconsin's Millenium Tree
4th grade focus; 24 general forestry activities


Available through a workshop

Project Learning Tree (PLT)
PreK-8 focus; nearly 100 activities covering themes of diversity, interrelationships, systems, structure and scale, and patterns of change  Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources: 


Available for Purchase

Paper Makes Wisconsin Great!
4th - 5th grade focus; multi-media educational kit with video, activities, samples and a poster Wisconsin Paper Council: