These lecture notes cover soil: what it is, how it is formed, and why it is important. They also get into soil erosion: what it is, why it's bad, and what are some remedies. The notes were made for use in a high school AP Environmental Science class and could be easily used in Earth or Environmental Science. The notes contain hyperlinks in the notes to some short videos on You Tube that are viewed during the lecture. Include with the lecture notes is a notesheet that allows students to follow along while filling in some blanks.
Note: The lecture file is a PowerPoint file with a .ppt extension. There may be some formatting issues if opening it as a PowerPoint 2013 (.pptx).
29 Slides (8 page notesheet)