I gave him a rectangle of property. Each play dough color represents a type of soil or rock. Where should he build a house? Where should he dig a well? He must use "core sampling" to determine the answers.
This is a bulletin board for a science classroom. It would be a cool idea to have different students each week or so, to do a scientific current event so they can see how science is being applied in the real world.
Make the Earth Beautiful with Homemade Seed Paper Seed paper to make with your students or children. A great Earth Day project! Also makes a lovely Mother's Day gift. Really want fantastic hints about arts and crafts? Head to my amazing website!