This packet includes a two-page, detailed lesson plan (components include student objective, word wall suggestions, list of needed materials, activity explanation in detailed steps, and the evaluation/assessment description) with a recording sheet.
This lesson involves gathering samples of various common soils and allowing the students to explore the soils and record their observations.
At the end of this lesson, the student will be able to compare and describe the properties of soil and explain why soil is useful.
Both the lesson plan and the recording sheet are pdf files and cannot be edited on the computer. These files are zipped for convenience and download speed.