Important Documents for Teachers

Documents for Lessons 1-3

Lesson 1: Wild Things Nature Journals

Lesson 2: Urban Bird Diversity

Lesson 3: Tooth Sleuth 

Documents for Leaves of Change

If you are missing something from the Teaching Binder, or would simply like a digital copy, here are all the resources you need for all NIC lessons.

If you are having an in-class emergency or need help finding something please don't hesitate to call our Education and Outreach staff (contact info to the right).

Nature in the Classroom Teaching Videos Lessons 1-3

YouTube Playlist

Overview and documents for Lessons 1-3

Kit Reservation Form
Nature Journal
Nature in the Classroom Teacher Overview
Nature in the Classroom Teaching Script
Evaluation Form for Teachers

Skills Assessment for Lessons 1-3

Survey Instructions for Teachers
Nature in the Classroom Pre-Survey
Nature in the Classroom Post-Survey 

Lesson 1: Wild Things Nature Journals — Naturalists-in-Training

Lesson 1: Wild Things Identification Key
Lesson 1: Wild Things Inventory with Photos 

Lesson 2: Urban Bird Diversity — Birdiversity!

Lesson 2: Urban Bird Diversity — Birdiversity! Beaks and Feet Background Sheet
Lesson 2: Urban Bird Diversity — Birdiversity! Field Guide
Lesson 2: Urban Bird Diversity — Birdiversity! Inventory with Photos 

Lesson 3: Tooth Sleuth — Tacoma Mammal Puzzler

Lesson 3: Tooth Sleuth — Tacoma Mammal Puzzler Dichotomous Key
Lesson 3: Tooth Sleuth — Tacoma Mammal Puzzler Slideshow Printout
Lesson 3: Tooth Sleuth — Tacoma Mammal Puzzler PowerPoint Presentation
Lesson 3: Tooth Sleuth — Tacoma Mammal Puzzler Inventory with Photos

Leaves of Change: A Lesson in Paleobotany

Leaves of Change Pre-Survey
Leaves of Change Post-Survey
Fossil Teaching Script
Fossil Journal
Fossil Kit Key
Fossil Identification Activity