High School Lesson Plans

Cool Australia LogoTurn your Schools Tree Day actions into valuable classroom learning! This year, we have teamed up with award winning organisation
Cool Australia to create high quality curriculum toolkits for early learning, primary and secondary teachers.

Teachers have FREE access to lesson plans, digital worksheets, digital toolboxes, Smartboard lessons and a host of other resources to teach lessons that will last a lifetime.

Here's some great Schools Tree Day curriculum-aligned lessons by Planet Ark and Cool Australia that will help strengthen learning outcomes across key areas and spark a life-time love of nature in your students. 
 

Schools Tree Day lesson plans Secondary Unit

Schools Tree Day lesson plans Schools Tree Day lesson plans
 

Nature of Mindfulness Lessons (2min, 5min, 15min)

Here are quick, easy relaxation/mindfulness lessons for to help your students create present moment awareness, focus, calm, empathy, creativity and a deeper connection with nature - great for Tree Day!

Nature of Mindfulness
 
Nature of Mindfulness
Nature of Mindfulness
These resources are aligned with the Australian Curriculum and address the cross-curriculum priority of ‘sustainability’, while meeting the learning outcomes of English, Science, Mathematics and Geography.

More Lesson Plans from our partners at Cool Australia

Here's more lessons from our partners at Cool Australia to help students explore outdoor learning, science, creative writing, music and art. Please visit their website to register.
Schools Tree Day lesson plans
Schools Tree Day lesson plans Secondary Unit
Schools Tree Day lesson plans
Schools Tree Day lesson plans
Schools Tree Day lesson plans Secondary Unit
Schools Tree Day lesson plans
Schools Tree Day lesson plans Secondary Unit
Schools Tree Day lesson plans
Schools Tree Day lesson plans Secondary Unit
Schools Tree Day lesson plans
Schools Tree Day lesson plans Secondary Unit
Schools Tree Day lesson plans
Schools Tree Day lesson plans Secondary Unit
Schools Tree Day lesson plans
Schools Tree Day lesson plans Secondary Unit
Schools Tree Day lesson plans
 Schools Tree Day lesson plans Secondary Unit
 

 

boys on iPad

Create a paperless classroom - by taking advantage of Cool Australia's digital sharing functionality. Register with Cool Australia to create your personalised teacher dashboard that allows you to send and receive digital worksheets.
 
 

 

 
 
 
 
 


Other Great Learning Resources:

WilderQuest:  

Wilderquest

Initiated by NSW National Parks and Wildlife Services, WilderQuest is a fun, innovative and educational children's program designed to inspire love and care for nature and cultural heritage. Its aim is to motivate and encourage children to learn about and experience the natural world using a combination of digital and real-life encounters. Using the WilderQuest iPad app, website games, and outdoor tours and activities, children can discover diverse Australian environments, native species and learn about cultural heritage. 

 

 
  
dirtgirl colouring in sheet
 

'Earth Alive' Curriculum Resource

Earth Alive is a brand new Stage 3 teaching resource which provides an opportunity for Schools Tree Planting to be integrated into a meaningful teaching and learning sequence.  

Endangered Ecosystems Lesson Plans (Primary & Secondary)

Other resources