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From writing tree poems to understanding vertical and horizontal measurements, students will enjoy Longwood Gardens' magnificent tree houses! A range of multi-disciplinary activities are targeted to grades 3-5 and linked to National and PA State Education Standards. 

Tree-inspired Curriculum

Bird House Tree Activity

Students investigate life in the trees from a bird's-eye view. Download the Bird House tree sketch PDF

Oak Knoll Tree Activity

Students understand vertical and horizontal measurement of large objects. Download the Oak Knoll tree sketch PDF

Peirce's Park Tree Activity

Students will use figurative language and literary devices to create tree poems. Download the Peirce's Park tree sketch PDF

Lookout Loft Tree Activity

Students will choose a tree to observe, to sketch, and to reflect upon through writing. Download the Lookout Loft tree sketch PDF.