Basic Principles of Soil Science: Soil Properties

Soil Properties: HS.100 : Human Potential (all,IA) (PDF) | (PPT)

All soils have strengths and weaknesses, as do all people. All soils also have some use, as do all people. Nature will use all soil to its potential, just as every group should use and benefit from all members.

Soil Properties: HS.5 : Leadership Styles (1,2) (PDF) | (PPT)

Draw a parallel between different soil properties and different leadership styles. Not one soil property/ leadership style is better than another, but each property/ style is needed for the diversity of each group or soil region.

Soil Properties: HS.70 : The Value of Diversity on Teams (2) (PDF) | (PPT)

Show students that the properties of soil have different benefits, just as the diversity of a group holds many benefits.