Module 1: Trees

Topics addressed in this module include: introducing general tree anatomy and functions, identifying key characteristics of healthy and sick trembling aspen, understanding the nutrient and water cycles of trembling aspen, and understanding the various threats to, and their impacts on, trembling aspen.

  • Curricular Connections: Science (Biology, Chemistry, Physics), Math, Connecting with Indigenous Perspectives

  • Resource: What Makes Up an Aspen Lesson, When an Aspen Gets Sick Lesson, Transpiration in Action Activity, How to Identify Trembling Aspen Resource