Let's Learn About Soil
Objective: Students will learn about the important elements of soil
TEKS: Grade: 4
  • 4.10) - The student is expected to identify and observe effects of events that require time for changes to be noticeable including growth, erosion, dissolving, weathering, and flow.
    • 4.10. (A) - The student is expected to identify and observe effects of events that require time for changes to be noticeable including growth, erosion, dissolving, weathering, and flow.
  • (4.11) - The student is expected to test properties of soils including texture, capacity to retain water, and ability to support life.
    • 4.11. (A) - The student is expected to test properties of soils including texture, capacity to retain water, and ability to support life
#1. Go to Discussion page and answer questions #1 & #2.


#2 Please watch the videos from United Streaming below and then complete the activities in your geologist folder. You may need to enter the following user name: victorya06 - use this for the name and password. After watching the first video, you will need to come back to wikispaces to watch the next one. Answer questions in your geologist folder and then follow direction #3.

Make a Mud Pie


#3 After completing your geologist folder, go back to the discussion tab and answer question #3.