Junior Scientists: Experiment with Soil

Junior Scientists: Experiment with Soil

Vicky Franchino (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781602798953

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Description

Describes experiments that can be performed with soil in order to learn about its properties, including its composition, whether it can act as a natural filter, and if different substances can make it more fertile.

Reading Level
Lexile
460L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
M
ATOS
3.2
DRA
28
Categories
Genre
Games & Activities Geography Science & Technology
Interest Age
Ages 6-8 Ages 9-12
Grade
3rd Grade 4th Grade 5th Grade 6th Grade
Subject
Science
Language
English (US)
Type
Non-Fiction
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