Looking for simple, hands on environmental activities with Australian Curriculum links? Look no further! Below are many of the resources produced by Greening Australia for Educators to download and use with school students from a variety of levels.

Each activity has links to the new Australian Curriculum. Educators will also find the Greening Australia Biodiversity Audit Kit. The kit can be used by schools to audit the school grounds for habitat quality. An action plan can then be developed for your school grounds and simple actions taken to improve Biodiversity and Habitat values in your school grounds.

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Tree Measurement Part 2 (.pdf)

Detailed instructions for measuring a collection of trees, including tables and calculations.


Tree Measurement Part 1 (.pdf)

The mathematics and diagrams to identify individual tree height, volume, form, basal area and diameter.


Seed sowing activity (.pdf)

A lesson plan that includes a step-by-step guide with background notes on appropriate sowing technique.


Pricking out and potting up seedlings (.pdf)

A lesson plan with clear instructions on how to prick out seedlings and promote growth giving further guidance on student learning outcomes and future extension activities.


Plant propagation from cuttings (.pdf)

This lesson guide on how to propagate plants with your students provides teachers with step-by-step pictorial instructions, background notes and a simple worksheet.


Toolbox for Environmental Change

This is the ‘one stop shop’ for curriculum resources, networking and ideas for taking environmental action and promoting sustainability within school communities.

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School programs and professional development

Find out more about the education and training programs provided by Greening Australia.

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Volunteering with Greening Australia

Volunteering with Greening Australia is a great way to have a direct impact on the health of our environment. Get in touch with us to find out more.

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