Information about field trips around the country. They can be used for conservation education both inside and outside the classroom.
Conservation education resources on fresh water, estuaries, marine reserves, mountains, native bush and seabirds.
View teaching resources that incorporate Meet the Locals videos.
Teaching resources on activities for conservation education both inside and outside the classroom.
Find out about conservation education projects and programmes.
Search DOC teaching resources by levels, learning areas, and assessment activities and standards.
Find teaching resources by their themes: animals, geology, marine, native bush, people, plants, rivers and lakes.
The National Education Strategy 2010-2030 aims to equip young New Zealanders with understanding, values and skills, from which to make wise decisions and choices about conservation and natural resource use.
The Big Picture is part of the Department of Conservation's education strategy. It encapsulates essential Big Ideas and Values about how we are part of the natural world around us and how we can make a difference.
Use this teaching resource to make 'Journey to the Deep' a rich learning experience. This is a science, drama, literacy and social studies inquiry learning pack for primary schools, levels 2-4.
For more information contact your local DOC office or email conservED@doc.govt.nz