Type:

Lesson Plan

Description:

We will explain several key properties of soil (texture, color, structure) and the processesthat turn rock into soil. We will demonstrate how rocks through chemical and physicalweathering can become sand, silt, and clay. We will also show students how vegetation isturned into compost.Students will learn to identify the components of soil based on feel. Students will learn therole of weathering and soil organisms on converting rocks into soil.

Subjects:

  • Science > General

Education Levels:

  • Grade 1
  • Grade 2
  • K

Keywords:

Science Soil

Language:

English

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Public - Available to anyone

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