|Mud Pie Science Experiment 1|
Will different soils hold different amounts of water?
|loam, clay, sand, 9 small dishes or jar lids, 4 tablespoons, water |
|1. Using a different spoon for each type of soil, place 8 tsp. of loam in one dish, 8 tsp. of clay in a second dish, and 8 tsp. of sand in third dish.|
2. Make a hole (depression) in the center of each pile.
3. Using the remaining spoon pour 4 spoonfuls of water into each hole. Observe what happens.
4. Repeat steps 1-3 two more times.
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