Grades 3 -
SoilScience/Pedology • Hydrology
By the end of this activity, students will be able to:
Observatory: Sierra CZO
Author(s): Southern Sierra Critical Zone Observatory
Funding: Southern Sierra Critical Zone Observatory
Soil is made of a mixture of broken down pieces of rock, organic material, air and water. In this activity designed for 4th-12th grade, students will understand how different materials affect how fast water moves through a soil column, and determine the texture of different soils.