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Youth Education Resources for Ages 5-11

Interactive nature-based lesson plans for elementary age students.

girl holding leaf.
Exploring Nature Young girl looks through a sprig of leaves. © Devan King/TNC

All Resources for Ages 5-11 (U.S Grades K-5)

Download our educational resources for students in elementary school. Lessons cover how dirt works, the role of pollinators, how nature filters water, and more! Each lesson plan comes with a free teacher's guide and video.

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Explore Our Youth Curriculum

Access resources aligned to The Nature Conservancy's research and designed specifically for a young audience and classroom use.