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.

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.

Lesson Plans

National Wildlife Federation's lesson plan bank with over 1,000 science-based plans. Most are K-8, but some are 9-12.

Pollinator Math

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.