Find a Maple Tree Activity!


  • Paper
  • Pencil/pen
  • Your observing eyes
  • Reference pictures (located below)
  • Natural area (park, yard, etc.)
  • An adult science helper

Directions: Time to hunt for maple trees! Be like a scientists a use clues to find maple trees. Scientists in the field use reference pictures. See some of the reference pictures below. Look for the pattern of the leaves to identify a maple. This is a fun scavenger hunt-like activity! Have fun!