Resources

Resources for 11+

Big Butterfly Count.

A step-by-step approach to identifying butterfly's in your area and assisting in a national analysis. Why count? Because "butterflies react very quickly to change in their environment which makes them excellent biodiversity indicators. Butterfly declines are an early warning for other wildlife losses."

Eco friendly packaging and catering

An international manufacturer of "catering disposables...that are made from plants using renewable, lower carbon, recycled or reclaimed materials, and can all be commercially composted with food waste where accepted".

Eden Project School Lesson Plans

Teacher plans for all ages and abilities from simple observation and drawing to basic science and nurturing through to reporting and presentation.

Plant Quiz 11+

Activity for kids, short plant quiz.

Download: Plant Quiz 11+ (MS Word format)

Schools and growing healthy fruit and veg.

An RHS resource highlighting growing fruit and veg all year around. A good resource for Key Stage 2 & 3.

The Tomato Zone (11 to 16+)

Interactive activities about tomatoes for children aged 11 to 16+.