Topography and GPS (GeoMobile): STEM project
Discover the profession of surveyor and let your students work in groups with topographic devices that measure buildings and roads.
Raspaillebos: Orientation tour
This tour brings students to the most beautiful locations in the vicinity of the Raspaille forest. Submitted by a dart series and armed with compass, pieces of topographical map and a series of questions, they walk through the trail.
A set of …
Forest and landscape hike
Varied and mostly practical program where students get started, including a compass, topographic map, allergy guide, herbal walks, information boards and a sound meter.
A selection from the range and objectives:
- estimate and measure …
Landscape Study: Raspaillebos
Landscape Study in the vicinity of the Raspaillebos, which inter alia addressing many aspects that provide an environment in form and color. The students experienced themselves to mold the nature of the soil, to assess the degree of slope to …
Shrubs: Technical handbook
A reference book on shrubs. An overview:
- planting Design
- Reference List
- plant Lists
Grass Technical handbook
A reference book on the management of grassland. An overview:
- theoretical background
- Objectives and management per unit area
- management Techniques
- Literature and attachments
Trees Technical handbook
A reference book on the management of trees. An overview:
- terrain Units
- Trees in the planning stage
- Features and functions of trees
- Operating instructions
- technical data sheets
- Background information
- trees …
Pilot Study bottoms: Sand, silt, clay
A detailed practicum in which students in an experimental way the features detecting soil fractions: sand, silt, clay.
They investigate include:
- water permeability,
- grain size composition,
A lesson plan for students to carry out meteorological measurements. They started with a thermometer, hygrometer, anemo-, baro and rain gauge.
In addition to the execution of the measurements, there is also an evaluation, which is plumbed to the …
Didactic added value of Geocaching: Final work
Geocaching, a worldwide treasure hunt with GPS devices, is also popular in Belgium in the wake of the increasing sales of smartphones . You go in nature looking for a hidden treasure or (geo) cache. This treasure contains goodies or exchange stuff …