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									Useful websites for Land Studies Entry Level Teachers

Gardens and Crafts
     http://www.gardensandcrafts.com/gardenjournals.html
     It's an American site, but has some nice templates on it. As students have to write
     a 'garden diary' these garden journal pages might brighten things up a bit.

The Woodland Trust
      The Woodland Trust [free trees for schools] http://www.treeforall.org.uk/ - some
      pretty fantastic resources to download too - great for the Trees and Shrubs topic.

BBC Virtual garden
       BBC virtual garden - free download - kids love it. Design your garden in plan view,
       then take a 3D tour!
       http://www.bbc.co.uk/gardening/design/virtualgarden_index.shtml

BBC Gardener’s World
     BBC Gardener’s world: for everything to do with gardening - hints, tips, monthly 'to
     do' jobs, video clips, advice, etc. http://www.bbc.co.uk/gardening/

Garden Organic
     For Organic gardening, this has lots of advice and information
     http://www.gardenorganic.org.uk/index.php?PHPSESSID=38a2e4bad99fd861dd0
     353e0017cdd58

Biology of plants:
       This site is simple, clear and beautifully designed. Students could access it for
       themselves http://www.mbgnet.net/bioplants/main.html

British wild flowers
         Beautiful photographic images of hundreds of wild flowers at http://www.british-
         wild-flowers.co.uk/

Carry on Gardening
       Make gardening easier [for older, or less able gardeners]
       http://www.carryongardening.org.uk/index.asp

CLEAPSS
      A science advice website with excellent links pages
      http://www.cleapss.org.uk/seclkfr.htm

Offwell Woodland & Wildlife Trust
       This has information on flowering plants:
       http://www.countrysideinfo.co.uk/flplcont.htm

Videojug
       Amazingly useful free short instructional videos about gardening to download
       http://www.videojug.com/tag/gardening

Gatekeeper
      Free printable worksheets about minibeasts, hedges, seed dispersal, etc:
      http://www.gatekeeperel.co.uk/free.htm



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Canterbury Environmental Education Centre
      Identification key for pond animals:
      http://www.naturegrid.org.uk/pondexplorer/key.html

Natural History Museum
      Identification keys: http://www.nhm.ac.uk/nature-online/science-of-natural-
      history/taxonomy-systematics/keys/identification-keys.html

Kendall Bioresearch Services
      Identification keys - insects: http://www.kendall-bioresearch.co.uk/key.htm

Doctor Greenfingers
      Jobs to do in the garden this month:
      http://www.doctorgreenfingers.co.uk/How_to_grow_Pruning_tree_surgery_Plant_
      care/Gardening_Planner_Diary_Jobs_to_do_this_%20month.html

WP clipart
       For Garden tool clipart to brighten your worksheets, see:
       http://www.wpclipart.com/tools/lawn_garden/index.html

Heritage Woods Online
       Links to sites offering compatable content from Science schemes of work:
       http://www.heritagewoodsonline.co.uk/schools/science%20web%20links.htm

Teachernet
      Useful information for growing schools:
      http://www.teachernet.gov.uk/growingschools/news/detail.cfm?id=1

Gardening Which?
     Printable fact sheets including many on pests and diseases:
     http://www.which.co.uk/gardeningwhich/gardening_which/advice/factsheets/p
     ests_614_92288.jsp

Royal Horticultural society
       Campaigning for gardening in schools, with a new school website:
       http://www.rhs.org.uk/schoolgardening/default.aspa




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