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In this environmental science activity, learners research what is essential for plant life and the necessary components of soil to support plants.
Mold Terrarium: What Grows on Leftover Food?
This activity shows you how to make a mold terrarium using a jar and leftover food.
The Decayed Pumpkin
In this "Sid the Science Kid" activity from Episode 106: My Mushy Banana, learners explore the effects of decay by comparing and contrasting something (an old pumpkin) that's decayed with the same thi
In this activity, learners conduct a waste audit and use their findings to implement a plan for reducing trash.
In this activity, learners examine the different materials gardeners add to their soil, and discuss how these materials are important for plant growth.
How Fast Can a Carrot Rot?
Learners design their own experiment to determine conditions that either help or hinder the decomposition of carrots by soil microbes.
In this outdoor activity, learners make their own organic-rich soil. Depending on where this activity is done, learners will probably discover that their local soil is low in organic matter.