Educator Resources

Foxfire has a collection of resources that support inquiry-based and experiential learning activities to get your student excited about school! This page is for educators, parents, students, and individuals looking to discover more about Southern Appalachia. Explore lesson plans built around Georgia state standards, watch an informational video, or try out a fun hands-on activity!

Learning Activities

Take your Foxfire trip (virtual or in person!) to the next level ! Use the following resources to enhance or inspire in-class or at-home experiential learning for K-12 students. Some activities are for specific learning levels, but get creative and adapt them to meet your students’ needs!


Elementary Science:


Middle Grades Science:



Middle Grades Math:





  • Recycle those pesky plastic shopping bags with this activity on how to make plarn (plastic + yarn).
  • Need an easy art project? Color in history with these Foxfire-inspired coloring sheets.
  • Get creative with nature and make some art!


Formal Learning Plans:

More Resources

Check out our recommended resources and suggested reading list to explore the culture and ecology of the region.

Foxfire has also compiled a wealth of useful material for educators. For a complete listing of available materials, visit our shop.