Nature Curricula

Nature Curricula Nature Curricula
By integrating curricula about natural resources into required and elective coursework in all subject areas, we accommodate different learning styles, strengthening the learning and making it more fun at the same time.

Activity Ideas
Using Nature in Core Subjects
Excite students with nature examples and natural settings as opportunities for learning concepts in core subject curricula.
Outdoor Classroom Lessons
Plan and implement lessons using the outdoors as a classroom at least 1 time a week.
Nature Electives
Offer nature-related electives such as Environmental Science, Aquatic Studies and Marine Science.
Place-based Study
Math, social studies, science and language arts activities are integrated into the study of local plants, animals and water resources.
Nature Field Trips
Take field trips as an integral part of the study of local natural resources.


Visit the Resources page for more ideas.

Texas Parks & Wildlife
Texas Education Agency
Blue Cross Blue Shield
TASC Student Council
Texas Dept. of Agriculture
Texas Children in Nature
Texas Computer Education Association