Teacher Resources

Preparing the next generation of conservation leaders

The National Museum of Forest Service History works with a number of educators to provide lesson plans to use in your classroom.

Lesson Plans


If you can’t Rock the Cradle of the Forest Service, Rock your School!
by Beth Howard
Grade: 4-8
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From the CCC to the YCC to You: Youth at Work on Public Lands
by Christy Deskins
Grade: 5-6
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CTE (Career & Technical Education) Graphic Design
by Cindy Schultz
Grade: 9-12
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Huckleberry
by Jennifer Birnell
Grade: Adult
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The Texas Longhorn and How it Was Saved
by Jennifer Kendrick
Grade: 10-11
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Lookouts, Fire Suppression, and the Politics Surrounding the 1910 Fires
by Kristjana Eyjólfsson
Grade: 8-12
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Georgia: Four Periods of History in the National Forest
by David Kendrick
Grade: 6-8
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Garrison School Outdoor Education 2017
by Deb Crow
Grade: 3
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Let it Burn? Evaluating Government Policy
by Jeff Lowe
Grade: 11-12
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National Forest Speed Dating!
by Melissa Cohen
Grade: 11-12
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This Land Is Your Land: the Establishment & Protection of Public Lands
by Wanda Hamilton
Grade: 6-8
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