Teacher Resources

Forestry Education Kits with lesson plans

LEAF, Wisconsin’s K-12 Forestry Education Program

Resource Type: Curricula, Kit
Targeted Grades: K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Cost: $10-50 shipping cost ($150-1,500 kit value)

How to Access:

Go to: www.uwsp.edu/cnr-ap/leaf/Pages/Trunks-and-Kits.aspx#top

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Great Lakes and Water Science – Curricula and Lesson Plans

Wisconsin Sea Grant

Resource Type: Curricula
Targeted Grades: pre-K, K, 1, 2, 3, 4
Cost: Free

How to Access:

Download curricula from: waterlibrary.aqua.wisc.edu/for-parents-and-teachers-and-librarians/curriculum-ideas

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Great Lakes Aquarium Exhibit Exploration Tools

Great Lakes Aquarium

Resource Type: Curricula
Targeted Grades: K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Cost: Free

How to Access:

Go to: glaquarium.org/learning/for-teachers/field-trips/field-trip-planning-resources

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Great Lakes Aquarium Teacher Resource Center

Great Lakes Aquarium

Resource Type: Curricula, Kit
Targeted Grades: pre-K, K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Cost: Free

How to Access:

Online, shipping available

Go to: glaquarium.org/learning/for-teachers/teacher-resource-center

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Hawk Ridge Junior Raptor Guide

Hawk Ridge Nature Reserve

Resource Type: Publication
Targeted Grades: K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5
Cost: $2.00 each

How to Access:

At Hawk Ridge or by Arrangement with Hawk Ridge staff

Contact: education@hawkridge.org

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KEEP Hands-on Resources Lending Program

KEEP, Wisconsin K-12 Energy Education Program

Resource Type: Curricula, Kit
Targeted Grades: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Cost: Free

How to Access:

At WCEE Resource Library at UWSP. Shipping is available for smaller items.

Items can be checked out for a period of up to four (4) weeks unless otherwise noted. Contact the Resource Library’s Trunks & Kits page​ at www.uwsp.edu/cnr-ap/KEEP/Pages/Resources/Teaching/Hands-on.aspx OR contact the WCEE at wcee@uwsp.edu or (715) 346-4854.

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Lake Superior Zoo Lesson Plans (pre- and post- Zoomobile visits)

Lake Superior Zoo

Resource Type: Curricula
Targeted Grades: 3
Cost: Free

How to Access:

Go to: www.lszooduluth.org/programs-camps/educator-resources

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