Soil activities

Resource: Web-based resource Age: KS1, KS2 Subject links: Geography, science
Soil activities

These web-based, hands-on activities aim to enable pupils to understand the importance of a healthy soil to organic farmers and the environment in terms of soil ingredients, texture and type.

The Soil Association have put together a number of soil activities to enable pupils to understand the importance of a healthy soil.

Activitiy 1: The soil factory

Activity 2: What soil am I?

Activity 3: The mucky hand test

 

 


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