Lessons & Resources

Welcome to Oxbow’s Lessons & Resources page for educators, parents, and caregivers. Choose from the categories below, and feel free to browse all areas for ideas on how to bring more inspired environmental education to your homes, classrooms, backyards, and school gardens.

Any questions? Please reach out at education@oxbow.org.

Get Outside! Nature Exploration & Activities for Kids

Hands-on outdoor activities that invite kids to experience the world around them while using their powers of scientific observation.

Get Curious! Indoor Science Learning

Whether from the classroom or at home, Oxbow’s indoor science learning resources help to spark interest, deepen learning experiences, and build critical thinking skills for learners of all ages. Includes pre-and post-Field Trip exercises for educators!

Get Support! Resources for Instructors

Handouts that detail Oxbow’s best practices and proven strategies will help ensure success when taking young learners outdoors.

Digital Classroom: Videos to spark creativity and help you connect with food and nature!

A collection of videos and other multimedia opportunities to help keep you connected to Oxbow! Features webinars, tours, and highlights from our talented team of educators, farmers, and scientists.