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Other

Description:

This National Soil Survey Center (NSSC) website provides details about teaching soils in the classroom. There is information for teachers about what soils are, how they form, how they are classified, and what the soil survey does. There are lesson plans and activities on soil erosion, organic matter, soil air, particle sizes, texture, and monoliths. The site offers downloadable poster and PowerPoint presentations, and instructions on how to make a soil testing kit to use with classes. There are also links to K-12 and university soil websites.

Subjects:

  • Science > General

Education Levels:

  • Grade 1
  • Grade 2
  • Grade 3
  • Grade 4
  • Grade 5
  • Grade 6
  • Grade 7
  • Grade 8
  • Grade 9
  • Grade 10

Keywords:

Soil science,Middle School,NSDL,High School,Science,Undergraduate (Upper Division),Undergraduate (Lower Division),Ecology, Forestry and Agriculture,NSDL_SetSpec_dlese.org,Higher Education,Elementary School,Space sciences,oai:nsdl.org:2200/20061003231901050T,Astronomy,Agriculture,Geoscience,Graduate/Professional,Space Science

Language:

English

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Public - Available to anyone

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Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial Share Alike

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