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Dirty Decomposers

Students experiment with carrot parts and soil to observe decomposition.  In this decomposition lesson, students examine what occurs as food decomposes.  Students make hypotheses and record observations. Students discuss the effects of variables on their experiments.

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Resource Details

Grade
6th - 8th
Subjects
Earth Science
2 more...
Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategy
Inquiry-Based Learning
Included Materials
  • Project

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