Soils: Foundation for Life Webinar
Dig into the basics of soil! Explore this free hour-long recorded webinar, where you'll learn what soil is, how it forms, and how it affects our lives every day through hands-on activities for the classroom. The webinar was presented by professional members of the Soil Science Society of America, and hosted by NESTA.
The content of the webinar connects not only with NGSS Earth & Space science core ideas, but life science and physical science core ideas as well.
Suggested Resources and Activities
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Soil - An Overview
Taxonomy Poster (pdf) (request a print copy at email@example.com)
Soil Formation - CLORPT
Organisms in the Soil Berlese Funnel Activity
Soil Color Information Sheet