DIY Edible Soil Layers! - Learning Resources Blog
Dig deep for some edible, dirt-loving fun this April 22! Children will eat up this delicious activity. It demonstrates the different layers of soil and encourages discussion on soil’s vital role in sustaining plant and animal life on our planet. What makes up soil? Soil is so much more than what’s under our grass. Each layer of earth
Your students will love making this educational version of the classic worms-and-dirt snack! Use this activity alongside a lesson on the layers of the soil. You may want to do it at the end of your soil unit as a special treat. This activity is very simple, so here’s a quick summary of what you’ll...
SC.2.E.6.3- Classify soil types based on color, texture (size of particles), the ability to retain water, and the ability to support the growth of plants. | This is a creative way for students to show not only the different layers of soil according to where they're located, but their colors as well.