As we continue to learn about plants, let’s think of local indigenous plants that have been here for thousands of years.  What do they look like?  Where can you find them? How long do they live? Which animals use them? What are some traditional First Nation uses?

Choose 2 plants (perhaps choose a tree and a flower or bush) that you would like to learn about

In this example, I am going to use: balsamroot and trembling aspen (Click on the plant to learn more about each plant)

Use this sheet to write about similarities and differences: Click here

Add 3-5 facts about each plant including Traditional Uses

Create complete sentences with this information