PowerPoint lessons, noteguides, and more, available for teachers interested in teaching range ecology, management, natural resources and wildlife.
Colorado Specific – Colorado Ag in the Classroom Program from the Colorado Department of Agriculture (CDA)
Lessons on the history of agriculture, rangelands, Colorado cattle country, and more.
Rangelands – Rangeland Teacher Resource Guide
Includes materials for lessons on rangeland plants, animals, ecology, rangeland change, and more. Developed as a cooperative effort by the Rangeland Ecology and Management program and the Agricultural and Extension Education Department at the University of Idaho and the Idaho Rangeland Resource Commission.
More resources available at the Idaho Rangeland Resource Commission’s Education Page
Natural Resources – Natural Resource Teacher Resource Guide
Includes materials for introductions to natural resources, fish and wildlife, ecology, and more. Developed through a cooperative endeavor between the Rangeland Ecology and Management Program (Forest, Rangeland, and Fire Sciences-CNR) and the Ag Education & 4-H Youth Development Department (CALS) at the University of Idaho.
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Global Rangelands has a comprehensive summary of K-12 teaching resources and curricula from the Greater Sage-Grouse-sagebrush ecosystem to Integrated Pest Management.
For curricula specific to Colorado, see the recently updated Source Unit for Range and Pasture Management.