Family Learning Cards
Free resources to use on your family visit to Kew Gardens.
Think like a scientist by exploring new ideas together.
Download one of our themed, family-friendly learning cards to use while you explore the Gardens.
Plant adaptations (ages 0 – 3)
Explore different habitats in the Gardens
Plant adaptations (ages 3 – 7)
Think about why plants adapt
Plant adaptations (ages 7 –14)
Explore how plants overcome challenges in their environment
Plants in danger (ages 0 – 3)
Explore some threats to plants, including climate change and pests.
Plants in danger (ages 3 – 7)
Follow in the footsteps of a plant scientist to discover what threatens plants and how to protect them.
Plants in danger (ages 7 –14)
Embark on an expedition and make a record of the threatened plants you find.
Plant families (ages 0 – 3)
Discover different ways to group plants by their characteristics.
Plant families (ages 3 – 7)
Look around you and see what plants are related to each other.
Plant families (ages 7 –14)
Learn how to group plants together by family.
Food (ages 0 – 3)
Find plants at Kew that are used in food.
Food (ages 3 – 7)
What plants do you eat and which parts of the plant are edible?
Food (ages 7 –14)
Think about what makes a plant edible.
Autumn colour (ages 0 – 3)
Explore a variety of vibrant autumnal trees.
Autumn colour (ages 3 – 7)
Go on a hunt for signs of autumn.
Autumn colour (ages 7 – 14)
Discuss why some trees lose their leaves in autumn.