Students will use different ingredients to create different soil types within a cup. Based on the characteristics of the ingredients they will identify the ingredients as one of the soil types on a lab sheet. The sheet can be graded or used as a formative assessment. After the students have finished the activity they are able to eat their dirt!
This covers 3.E.4A.1, 3.S.1.A.2, and 3.S.1.A.4.
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