Coillte Forest

Welcome to Learn About Trees.  Here you can download information and worksheets about trees.   These worksheets are suitable for primary school children and are a fun way for children to learn about trees and the environment. 

Children Playing

Junior & Senior Infants
To learn more about:

  • Parts of the tree
  • Fruits and seeds
  • Trees as homes

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Children on a Bridge

1st & 2nd Class
To learn more about:

  • Parts of a Tree 
  • Growing seeds, Tree experiments
  • Food for wildlife, Food Chains 
  • Field trips

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Kids in a Group

3rd & 4th Class
To learn more about:

  • How a tree lives 
  • Seeds and planting seeds
  • Types of trees 
  • Trees and wildlife

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Aerial Shot of Forest

5th & 6th Class
To learn more about:

  • How trees work
  • Trees and climate
  • Trees and woodlands
  • How to make a nature trail

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Leaves in Hands

Teachers Notes
Workgroups and Modules explained.

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Other sites which may be useful in learning about trees: 

  • Thursday 11th October-Lá na gCrann 2007/TREE DAY 2007.  All primary school children in Ireland will leave their school bags at home and spend the day learning about trees in a fun and relaxed environment. Download Resource Pack for Schools (8MB PDF).
  • Tree Council of Ireland: http://www.treecouncil.ie 
  • Crann (Kid's Corner): http://www.crann.ie

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Teachers NotesJunior and Senior Infants1st and 2nd Class3rd and 4th Class5th and 6th Class.