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Nature Lab is home to educational resources, including lessons, articles, videos, activities, and more.

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Conversation Starters

Suitable for grades 3+

Conversation Starters feature short videos and accompanying discussion questions on ecological concepts or important environmental issues. Get talking with your kids or students today!

Take your students on a virtual adventure!

In this series, Adventure in the Annamites, join us to experience what it is like doing fieldwork in the remote Annamite Mountains of Laos. 

Explore more resources in the Nature Lab:

Mongabay Kids lesson series: parts 1–4

Grades 3–5

Biodiversity articles: parts 1–4

Grade 2 reading level

Grade 3 reading level

Oceans and coral reef articles: parts 1–3

Grade 5 reading level

*With thanks to Lisa Algee for curriculum development for the lesson series and article series.