Throughout both the printed and digital versions of the TREE Modules, you will come across the following icons. These are used to help draw readers' attention to important pieces of information, encourage exploration of additional resources, link to videos that supplement understanding, and so much more. You can also find this guide by checking out the TREE Overview document.
|Icon Image||Description Name|
|Paper & Pen – Lesson/Activity |
Signal to reader to check out a lesson/activity.
|Presentation Screen – Video |
Signal to reader to check out a video that helps supplement the content.
|Question Head – Question |
Used to probe students to think deeper about a concept or idea. Also used to help check for understanding.
|Warning Sign – Remember/Important |
Used for important notes to catch the reader's attention. Such as for Module 4 remember to get all the equipment before heading out to sample or in Module 2, remember to complete the timeline and send it with your samples as this is data.
|Magnifying Glass – Explore More |
Use to signal to readers to follow a link or resource (book title, newspaper article, scientific study) to get more information.
|Journal – Student Field Book |
Used to inform reader that content in a section can help students complete a portion of the Student Field Book.
|Gears Head – During Reading |
Much like the question icon, used to encourage the students to expand on their thinking and learn more about a concept.
|Left Arrow – Previous Page|
Clicking on the image will take you to the previous webpage on the TREE website. Used in Teaching Resources sections.
|Right Arrow – Next Page|
Clicking on the image will take you to the next webpage on the TREE website. Used in Teaching Resources sections.