Plant and Soil Science: Soil Texture

Soil Texture: MS.31 : Types of Relationships (2) (PDF) | (PPT)

Water holding capacity is greatly influenced by the size of the soil particles, yet all work together to sustain life. Relationships are life sustaining in our society. Describe the different types of relationships and how each work to support respect in the class and school to types of soil textures and their capabilities.

Soil Texture: MS.31 : Types of Relationships (1,2) (PDF) | (PPT)

During a discussion on soil textures, structure, or types discuss what relationship the different types of soil have in common or not. Compare this to the student body, why do some groups get along with some groups but not others. Relate this back to why diversity (loam) is more beneficial than a single component (sand).

Soil Texture: HS.56 : Appreciating Differences in People (1,2,IA) (PDF) | (PPT)

Discuss the correlation between the diversity of the layers within a soil profile and how all are needed for their attributes to the need for diversity within people to have a well rounded society.