A Recipe for Soil


  • Jul 31 2010 7:53 PM

    Wendy Marsters

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Students design a controlled experiment to learn about the composition of soil in this lesson plan from the Utah Education Network. Students make soil using local materials and compare plant growth in natural and student-made soil.

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    Topics and Grades

    Grade: 3 to 5

    Topics: Earth & Space Science, Science


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    Teaching Method: Hands-on Learning