The Woodland Trust is a partner of the QGC and their Free Trees for Schools and Communities Scheme is a great way to get involved with tree planting. Across 2021 and 2022 they have over three million saplings in tree packs, available on a first come first served basis. Information on how to apply for the free saplings will be available through the Woodland Trust website from June 2021.
Everybody seems to care about bees these days but how much do we really know and understand?
Written for Key Stages 1 and 2, this teachers pack is a neat introduction to Bees and Minibeasts, Bee Products, The Beekeeper and Pollination.
The online pdf resources pack has three sections containing many usable worksheets. The headings are;
We have used scientific section headings for usability. This doesn’t mean a waggle dance could not be a PE lesson, or label design couldn’t become an art class!
This is a free resource and open to all, especially for schools.
If you would still like to become a member of the BBKA, please get in touch with your local branch/ association to become a schools member.
Please click on one of the topics below to get started!
Bees in the Curriculum resource
Bee lectures for children by our Past President Margaret Murdin.
Why Bees have smell feet and Why do bees buzz!