|Mud Pie Science Activity 2|
To see that not all soil is the same.
|samples of sand, clay, loam(potting soil), and a hand lens |
Use your senses to learn about each sample.
Make a chart like the one below to write down what you learn.
|Soil||Color||Particle Size||How does it feel?||Sound? - rub sample against penny||Smell|
|Think About This:|
|1. What makes them different? |
2. Why do you think sand is light and loam is dark?
3. Are the pieces of sand and the pieces of clay the same size?
|"Ag"-tivities||Soil Sleuths||More Dirt|