SOIL STORIES – What is soil made of? In this activity by Project Learning Tree, students learn about the composition of soil through a simple backyard experiment. This lesson is also available in Spanish.
MAKE YOUR OWN WORMERY – What’s a wormery you ask? A wormery is kind of like a hotel for worms that lets you see how worms break down compost and other materials into new soil. Make your own using this activity from Science Sparks.
MUD PAINTING – You’ll be surprised at the differnt colors and textures you can make with just two simple ingredients: dirt and water! Make your very own mud paints with this activity by Kids STEAM Lab.