LoveLincsPlants resources for schools

School resources

LoveLincsPlants resources for schools

Thanks to funding from the National Lottery Heritage Fund, we are able to provide these free resources for your school to use to get your class inspired about plants, create their own herbarium, become Plant Explorers and discover Terrific Trees!

Click to download at your convenience.

Plant Explorer

A great introduction to the #LoveLincsPlants project with resources to help your class produce their own herbarium.

Cover sheet

Cover Sheet

Decorate your folder with our colouring-in cover sheet.
Download here.

Flower diagram PDF

Flower Diagram PDF

Print this off and use it to test the classes knowledge on parts of a plant.
Download here.

Flower diagram with answers

Flower Diagram Answers PDF

Flower diagram answer sheet with the correct parts labeled.
Download here.

Stickers

Plant Explorer stickers

Print out these stickers for your class, also available as a Word doc.
Download the PDF template here.

Herbarium sheet

Herbarium Sheet PDF

Designed so your class can mount their own plant specimens and make their own herbarium.
Download the PDF template here. To see what it should look like, download our example here.

Botanical drawing

Botanical Sketch Sheet PDF

Get outside and encourage your class to sketch a plant or flower using our botanical drawing sheet.
Download the PDF template here or see our example here.

Terrific Trees

An introduction to the trees you might find in your school grounds for KS1 and KS2 children along with a helpful teachers guide.

Teacher's guide

Teacher's Guide PDF

A 16-page guide to help you plan your lessons to link in to the National Curriculum.
Download the PDF here.

Recording sheet

Record Sheet PDF

Record the trees you find on your school grounds.
Download the PDF template here.

Tree Diagram KS1

KS1 Tree Diagram

Test your knowledge with this diagram of a tree with parts to label, aimed at KS1 children.
Download the PDF here and the answer sheet here.

Tree diagram KS2

KS2 Tree Diagram

Test your knowledge with this diagram of a tree with parts to label, aimed at KS2 children.
Download the PDF here and the answer sheet here.

Pine seed pots

Pine seed pots PDF

Our handy guide on how to make eco seed pots.
Download the PDF here.

Wordsearch KS1

KS1 Wordsearch

Have a go at our tree-themed wordsearch aimed at KS1 children.
Download the PDF here.

Wordsearch KS2

KS2 Wordsearch

Have a go at our tree-themed wordsearch aimed at KS2 children.
Download the PDF here.

Stickers

Tree Explorer stickers

Print out these stickers for your class, also available as a Word doc.
Download the PDF template here.

Trees and hedges in the Fens

Tree and hedges in the Fens PDF

For use in schools on the coast and in the south of Lincolnshire where trees are part of hedges rather than woodlands.
Download the PDF here.

Botanical drawing

Botanical Sketch Sheet PDF

Get outside and encourage your class to sketch part of a tree using our botanical drawing sheet.
Download the PDF template here or see our example here.

Sir Joseph Banks

Sir Joseph Banks Worksheet PDF

Discover more about this Lincolnshire botanist.
Download the PDF here.

Artist info sheet

About the artist of SJB portrait PDF

Find out more about the artist who created the portrait of Sir Joseph Banks.
Download the PDF here.

The National Lottery Heritage Fund

 

For more about the National Lottery Heritage Fund, and previous projects funded with their support, check out our dedicated page.

Find out more

The University of Lincoln

Get in touch

Tel: 01507 526667
Email: lovelincsplants@gmail.com