Garden lesson plan with video, grades 3–12
Soil is the building block of all natural systems and is a crucial resource for all life on earth, including the life in your garden! When managed properly, soil supports healthy and productive habitats in your garden and in nature. In this lesson, students conduct soil analyses to understand soil types and determine the health of their garden soil. Use the educator support video below to learn more about the data collection activities in this lesson.
Garden Lesson Plan
Published April 2014, updated March 2019