|Lesson Plans |
Each inquiry-based lesson plan includes key terms, enrichment activities, and standards met. A variety of hands-on or minds-on activities strengthen students’ critical-thinking and problem-solving skills. The enrichment activities encourage students to integrate biological knowledge and social issues. Extensive links are provided to botanical gardens, museums, and governmental and nongovernmental agencies.
From Curiosity Cabinet to Museum Collection (PDF Version)
Species and Specimens: Exploring Local Biodiversity (PDF Version)
North American Plant Distributions: Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow (PDF Version)
Plants and People (PDF version)