Soil Conservation Teacher Resources
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Agricultural Practices in Kansas: Comparing Agricultural Practices Before and After the Dust Storms of the 1930sLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Knowing about history is one thing, learning form it is another. Rather than just discuss the causes and effects of the Dust Bowl, this presentation discusses what we learned from the Dust Bowl. Presented are the types of agricultural...
What can American third graders learn about soil from the European UnionLesson Planet
Third graders develop a list of ways humans destroy soil. In this soil conservation lesson, 3rd graders listen to a book on soil conservation and design posters about how to conserve soil. Students share their work orally with classmates...
The Dirt We Depend On; Soil Destruction and Conservation Reading Comprehension WorksheetLesson Planet
5th - 6th
In this soil destruction and conservation activity, students read a three page non-fiction article. They answer 10 fill in the blank questions and 1 short answer question based on the reading about soil building methods.
2004 AP® Environmental Science Free-Response QuestionsLesson Planet
10th - 12th
Radioactive isotopes have a wealth of uses, but their waste may cause some concern. One of four free-response questions challenges learners to devise a waste removal strategy for medical radioactive substances. Other questions address...
Sustainability: Learning for a Lifetime – SoilLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Do great gardeners really have green thumbs—or just really great soil? Environmental scholars discover what makes Earth's soil and soil quality so important through research and experimentation. Learners also develop an understanding of...
Environmental Biology - Soil ResourcesLesson Planet
9th - Higher Ed
Begin with the third slide to help earth science learners investigate one of our most valuable natural resources: soil. Straightforward and fact-filled slides define soil, describe its formation and composition, and explore reclamation...
Drought and the Dust BowlLesson Planet
9th - 11th CCSS: Adaptable
What caused the dust bowl, and should we worry about it happening again? Scholars look at various data to come up with their hypotheses. Then, they experiment to find some of the factors that contributed. Finally, the video has them look...
A History of the Conservation in the United StatesLesson Planet
9th - 11th
Any student interested in the natural resources should be engaged by this PowerPoint. It gives many details and examples of problems associated with resource management. The regulations and protocols established to help with the...
MLA 7th Edition Formatting and Style GuideLesson Planet
11th - Higher Ed
Review MLA format, particularly the 7th Edition and its updates. The slides cover the first page of an essay, section headings, in-text citations, formatting questions, and the Works Cited page. This is a great way to make sure papers...
How People Have Used Soils: How Soils Have Affected U.S. HistoryLesson Planet
5th - 12th
Students read the activity sheet and brainstorm sources of information to answer the questions. They work in small groups to answer their questions, using a different source for each answer. They write a report with their group. More...
The Impact of the Dust Bowl as Shown Through PhotographyLesson Planet
Seventh graders examine and discuss photographs and paintings of the Dust Bowl era. They write a journal entry describing what it would be like if they stepped into one of the photographs, and create a Powerpoint presentation on the Dust...