Exploring Solutions for Soil Conservation

EXPLORATION UPPER ELEMENTARY  |  SCIENCE Exploring Solutions for Soil Conservation Students will take their understanding of soil erosion to explore conservation solutions Time 45 Minutes Setting Inside Collection Group THE DUST BOWL   Standards S5E1. Students will identify surface features of the Earth caused by constructive and destructive processes. a. Identify surface features caused by … Read more

Modeling How Dust Moves

EXPLORATION UPPER ELEMENTARY  |  SCIENCE Modeling How Dust Moves Students will demonstrate how static electricity attracts dust Time 45 Minutes Setting Outside Collection Group THE DUST BOWL   Standards S5E1. Students will identify surface features of the Earth caused by constructive and destructive processes. a. Identify surface features caused by constructive processes. Deposition (Deltas, sand … Read more

Understanding Life During the Dust Bowl

EXPLORATION UPPER ELEMENTARY |  SOCIAL STUDIES Understanding Life During the Dust Bowl Students will learn about society and farming in the 1930s during the Dust Bowl. Time 45 Minutes Setting Inside Collection Group THE DUST BOWL   Standards SS5H5. The student will explain how the Great Depression and New Deal affected the lives of millions … Read more

Searching for the Cause and Effects of the Dust Bowl

EXPLORATION UPPER ELEMENTARY  |  SOCIAL STUDIES & SCIENCE Searching for the Cause and Effects of the Dust Bowl Students will research and analyze the cause and effects of the Dust Bowl Time 45 Minutes Setting Inside Collection Group THE DUST BOWL   Standards S5E1. Students will identify surface features of the Earth caused by constructive … Read more

The Dust Bowl

COLLECTION UPPER ELEMENTARY  |  SOCIAL STUDIES & SCIENCE The Dust Bowl Students will explore the causes and effects of the Dust Bowl along with what life was like during the Dust Bowl. They will then model how dust moves and investigate solutions for soil conservation that are good farming practices for today. Concepts: Soil Conservation … Read more