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Main subject: Science
related subject: Geography
Duration: 90 minutes.
Age groups: Age 12
Submitted by: Jana Hermanussen, Germany

Learning objectives:

The students learn how to classify trees with the PlantNet app.

Implemented digital tools:

Cell phone with PlantNet app (internet connection isn`t urgend necessary)

Supported digital competence for student:

Information and data literacy

Elaboration of the competences:

After a short introduction of the app PlantNet the students can try out to classify trees in the near surroundings or another chosen area.


Install the Plant Net app on all devices


The teacher gives a short lecture of the app and classifies some examples leafs


The students get the chance to try out the app on their own device.


The students reflect the advantages and disadvantages of the app and compare their results with a classification tool.

Implemented needed devices: