Below is a list of online resourses for use in planning activities, finding materials, or learning more about orienteering. If you are searching for something specific and are unable to find it using the list below, feel free to contact us, and we'll be happy to do our best in locating the information you need.
British Orienteering Tri-O UNIT PLAN - Elementary/Middle School
BSOA Teaching Orienteering in Schools UNIT PLAN - Middle/High School
BSOA Orienteering Lesson Plans - designed to enable teachers to deliver orienteering activities to pupils within the grounds of their school.
British Orienteering Challenge Sheets
IOF Materials from Federations - This page contains material on how to teach orienteering, and videos about orienteering
Orienteering at school for ages 6-12 E-Book (52 pages) - Middle School
Orienteering at school Ages 13-15 E-Book (60 pages) - High School
Navigation Games - Cambridge, MA based Non-Profit willing to come to your school to help you get Orienteering into your curriculum!
Orienteering Cincinnati Teacher Toolkit - great handouts/posters; description of basic orienteering concepts
Orienteering Literature - main page with many resource ideas
Orienteering Coaches Handbook - A Guide to Growing Successful Navigators. Washington Interscholastic Orienteering League
South African Orienteering Federation - great resources for schools
Lesson Plan for public school teachers
A homeschool curriculum for orienteering by Bonnie Miller (PDF)
How to Create a Schoolyard Map for orienteering (resource from the International Orienteering Federation)
14 Orienteering Lesson Plans USOF - advanced lessons - great extension lessons to this unit plan
Orienteering 1-2-3 is a fun article aimed at newcomers to the sport.
Orienteering for the Young is an update of the original booklet by James Baker, first published in 1990. It is a guide for adults teaching orienteering to children, and is a useful review for young-at-heart newcomers to the sport.