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Learn the Layers: Become a Dirt Expert
It's a rare kid who doesn't get a kick out of digging in a sandbox or dirt pile. There's something irresistible about taking a shovel, bucket and rake outside and messing around...but it also happens that there's a lot a young scientist can learn on the way. This activity will introduce your child to different types of soil and how it has settled over many years to form layers.