Exworthy Educational Resources

Specific Plant Species and Biomes

Alaska's Blooming Beauties- Learn how plants grow and enjoy the many wonderful activities provided at this site, ideal for elementary and middle school plant units of study.

Rainforest Integrated Lessons and Resources- This is a nice collection of links to information.

If Trees Could Talk- This very complete middle school curriculum presents social studies through the history of trees. 

Desert Plants and Wildflowers- Learn how plants adapt to the desert environment and find information on just about any plant that lives in the U.S. deserts.

Lichens of North America- Here is information and images.

Giant Sequoia- Students made this excellent reference for learning everything about the Giant Sequoia trees. This is a great resource!

Nat'l Geographic's Fantastic Forest- This site is designed for younger students and uses Shockwave and QuicktimeVR to explore a variety of habitats.

Growing and Harvesting Wheat by Hand- This upper elementary and older student site explores the lost art of growing and harvesting wheat, with a link to lots of infomation