Exworthy Educational Resources

Tropical Rainforest 

The Tropical Rainforest in Suriname- A multimedia tour through the rainforest in Suriname (SA). Read about plants, animals, Indians and Maroons. Click on the links to look at the photos and listen to the sounds.

Rainforest Animals- Find a picture, map, and good general information for many animals. 

Animals of the Rainforest Webquest- This is designed for a 3rd grade Class.

Animals of the Rainforest

Learning About Rainforests- This is a great resource for basic information on plants, people, animals, and preservation of the rainforest.

In Search of the Ways of Knowing Trail- Visitors are taken through an animated interactive journey of the African rainforest. Similar to Oregon Trail, students must pick their path, learning about the plants and animals as they move through. 

Take a Walk In The Rainforest- Self Guided Tour- Find information and photos on the plants and animals of the rainforest.

Rainforest Action Network- Learn about the rainforest and find steps for kids to take to help protect these wonders. Teachers will find a free and complete curriculum for all grade levels.

Amazon Interactive- Explore the geography of the Ecuadorian Amazon through online games and activities. Learn about the rainforest and the Quichua people who call it home. Discover the ways in which the Quichua live off the land. Then try your hand at running a community-based ecotourism project along the Río Napo.

Journey Into Amazonia- Find information on the flora, fauna, rainforests, and water of the Amazon, as well as wonderful lesson plans. Each lesson plan provides objectives, standards correlations, background information, Web links, procedures, extension suggestions, and assessment recommendations.