Gardening for Bees (Gr. 4)
Garden Lesson and Activities (Gr. K-7)
Starting with Soil by the Centre for Ecoliteracy (Gr. K-7)
Acid Rain & Plants (Gr. K-6)
How Plants Grow (Gr. 5)
Plant Structure (Gr. 4)
Plant Growth (Gr. 3-5)
Garden Journals (Gr. K-8)
One of the World's Oldest Science Experiments Comes Up From the Dirt (Gr. 8-12)
Autumn Garden Care (Gr. 3-4)
Planting Our Garden (Gr. 3-4)
Potatoes for the Planet (Gr. 9-12)
Curio is a website that streams english and french videos that are relevant to Canada’s curriculum. You can search for materials that are directly relevant to BC’s curriculum.
Try: Smarty Plants: Uncovering the Secret World of Plant Behaviour
Science World Resources provides lesson plans organized by topic, format, and language.
Try: "Going Wild! Teaching about Wild Products from BC's Coastal Rainforests
BCTF is an open access repository where teachers can share, borrow, and adapt lesson plan ideas and activities. Resources are relevant to the BC curriculum.
Try: Grade 1 Biology Teacher Guide ~ Plant Adaptations
OER Commons is an open access repository where teachers can share, borrow, and adapt lesson plan ideas and activities.
Try: Urban Gardening
Harvest Bin Project (Gr. K-12) - A Step by Step Teacher's Guide to Growing a Garden
School Garden Resource (Gr. K-12) - Learn How to Build a Garden at Your School!
Booklists can help you locate resources and materials on a range of themes, topics, and approaches to teaching and learning, all available through the Education Library. These booklists are aligned with the British Columbia Ministry of Education’s Core Competencies and with key areas of Education theory and practice.
For more resources on lesson planning ideas and activities, check out the Education Library's lesson planning guides.
To search for additional resources UBC Library catalogue, we recommend using the following search terms:
Add these terms to the subject area, lesson topic, or theme to find books and other materials on your topic.
For example: "study and teaching" AND gardens