ERIC Number: ED391651
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: N/A
"Kids for Trees": Student Projects in Real-Life Natural Resource Management.
The "Kids for Trees" program described in this guidebook is a hands-on natural resource management experience where students raise trees from seedlings to harvest and manage other natural resources in a sustainable manner. Sections of the book include key concepts, getting started, needs of different kinds of trees, learning about potential growing sites, caring for the tree, raising willows, maximizing the educational value, and keeping the program going. Appendices contain a discussion of record keeping and a list of resources. (MKR)
Descriptors: Elementary Education, Environmental Education, Hands on Science, Horticulture, Plant Growth, Plant Propagation, Plants (Botany), Science Programs, Student Projects, Trees
Oxford County Soil and Water Conservation District, South Paris, ME 04281.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Forest Service (USDA), Washington, DC.; Oxford County Soil and Water Conservation District, South Paris, ME.