What is Dirt?Can we summarize the different types of soil or dirt and describe what makes them different?
Critters and the Carbon CycleCan we list different insects and organisms that help create dirt in the Carbon Cycle?
CompostingCan we list materials from our trash that we can compost and summarize how to make a compost pile?
Worm TowersLet's construct a simple worm tower (of any size) and demonstrate composting of materials that we might otherwise throw away.
Erosion (!!)Can we list issues caused by soil erosion and discuss potential solutions?
Plants and DirtCan we identify the properties of soil that are needed for plants to grow?
Soil ForensicsLet's examine a sample of dirt, breakdown it's qualities, and estimate it's quality.
Dirt!How might we propose a plan to preserve or improve the soil in the landscape of our school?