New resources from ARKive

New resources from ARKive

Get the new school year off to a flying start with great new education resources from ARKive!

Whether you're searching for icebreakers to get the class warmed up after the long summer break, or looking for inspiring lessons, games and activities to use in the classroom, ARKive has a great selection of free education resources to keep everyone entertained this school year.

Inspiring icebreakers

Are your class still a bundle of energy after the holidays? Get them outside and exploring the school grounds while playing new ARKive Species Bingo, or practice quick-fire questioning with fun animal guessing game, Guess Zoo. Need to get the creative juices flowing? Mask-making, origami animals and design a species are all great activities to fire up the imagination!

New back to school resources


ARKive Plants educational resources

New for 7-11 year olds! Packed full of bright, colourful images and hands-on activities, the new plants resource explores the different parts of a plant, their seeds, and what they need to grow.

Temperate rainforest in the Pacific Northwest

ARKive Temperate Rainforest educational resources

New for 7-11 year olds! Living and non-living things, food chains, endangered species and threatened ecosystems are all covered in this great new resource which compares your local environment to the Pacific Northwest ecoregion in the US.

Go wild in the classroom

ARKive's amazing films, photos and fascinating fact-files can be used in a whole range of school subjects. Whether you want to engage students in key science topics or get some wild inspiration for creative English, Art or ICT projects, there is sure to be something among ARKive's ever-expanding collection of free, downloadable teaching resources for 5 - 18 year olds to suit your needs.

Use ARKive's collection of over 100,000 stunning films and photos of over 15,000 animals and plants to liven up lessons, presentations and handouts, and inspire your students with ARKive's wild science games. Why not try introducing your next lesson with one of ARKive's amazing videos - stunning footage of a great white shark would certainly grab their attention!

Find out more about ARKive Education and keep up to date with all the latest wild news via the ARKive blog.