Resources

This page contains resources you can use before and after your visit to Blandy Farm. 



To prepare for your visit, please review the 
Safety, Guidelines & Etiquette with your students.
 http://www.virginia.edu/blandy/blandy_web/education/GUIDELINES%20AND%20ETIQUETTE.pdf

Familiarize the adults accompanying your class with Chaperone duties. 

http://www.virginia.edu/blandy/blandy_web/education/Adult%20Chaperone%20Job%20Description2015.pdf 
http://www.virginia.edu/blandy/blandy_web/education/BlandyEdMap.pdf

Sample Schedule for 4 Classes

The Education Team has developed Pre and Post Program activities and Recommended Reading that can enhance your classroom's visit to Blandy Farm. 

Click on your program to view the activities.

Arbor Sleuth
Books
Flower Functions
Books
It's for the Birds
Books
Incredible Insects
Books
Let's Sprout
Books
Mammals
Books
Early Explorers
Books
Rocks Talk
Books
Science ExplorationsScoop on Soils
Books

Virginia Natives
Books
Watershed InvestigationsWater Quality TechnologyYoung Ecologists

 Below you will find links to some of our favorite web resources. These websites have useful information on environmental education, science news, citizen science projects, resources on native organisms, and schoolyard habitats. 
Subpages (1): Reading Resources