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Soil Analysis: Earth Science Experiment Kit - Distance Learning Kit - Innovating Science

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  • SOIL ANALYSIS TECHNIQUES || Explore and learn to properly conduct the different soil analysis techniques that are used by geologists in the field
  • ENGAGING ACTIVITY || Using samples provided in the kit, or with local soil samples, this experiment kit provides the tools and instructions for performing a visual analysis of the samples, and for determining particle size, density distribution and chemical properties
  • EXCELLENT FOR REMOTE LEARNING || Great for Distance Learning and home schooling - kit includes instruction manual, worksheets and enough materials for 5 groups. Makes an exciting home science project!
  • MATERIALS INCLUDED || Kit includes materials needed to conduct the analysis and experiments - universal indicator solution, bromoform, bromobenzene, potassium chromate, hydrochloric acid, 5 soil samples, magnifying glasses, forceps, polarizing glasses, drying dishes, sieves, glass slides, plastic scoops, color charts and test tubes with caps
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Soil composition has been a keystone experiment in earth science classrooms for many years. This soil analysis kit will teach students the skills needed to properly conduct soil composition tests as well as allow them to collect and evaluate local soil samples. By bringing in local soil samples the students can build a stronger connection to their own local environment while still building on a knowledge base that can be applied to any other environment. This kit contains enough material for 5 groups. Teacher's Manual, Student Study Guide and worksheet copymasters are included.

Great for distance learning and home schooling - kit includes Teacher's (or Parent's) Instruction Manual, safety data sheets, student guide and worksheet copymasters.

Kit Includes:

  • 5 bottles of Universal Indicator Solution, 1.5ml each
  • 28ml Bromoform
  • 28ml Bromobenzene
  • 5 bottles of 0.5M Potassium Chromate, 6ml each
  • 5 bottles of 0.5M Hydrochloric Acid, 6 ml each
  • 5 packets of Soil Sample A, 12g each
  • 5 packets of Soil Sample B, 12g each
  • 5 packets of Soil Sample C, 12g each
  • 5 packets of Soil Sample D, 12g each
  • 5 Magnifying Glasses
  • 5 Forceps
  • 10 Polarizing Filters
  • 25 Drying Dishes
  • 10 Sieve Screens, Small
  • 10 Sieve Screens, Large
  • 1 package of Glass Slides
  • 5 Plastic Scoops
  • 5 Universal Indicator Solution Color Charts
  • 4 Test Tubes with Caps for Density Column Tubes

Required Materials (not included): Test tubes, test tube rack, water, UV light, graduated disposable pipettes, oven, white paper, balance, permanent marker, microscope (optional)

Innovating Science Small Group Learning kits are designed to offer engaging activities and educational content to for teachers to use with small groups or to distribute to remote students, or for parents with learners at home. Kits incorporate applied math and science principles into home school and distance learning projects.

Safety Data Sheet
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Performance Expectations
Disciplinary Core Ideas
Cross Cutting Concepts
Engineering Practices
5 groups
Items Needed
Not included in the kit:
Test Tubes, Test Tube Rack
Test Tube Tongs
UV Light
Graduated Disposable Pipets
Microscope (optional)
White Paper
Permanent Marker
Kit Specs
Comes with instructions

Regulated: Small quantity exemption 173.4

Country of Origin: US

Harm Code: 9023.00.000

CA Prop Warning Statement: WARNING: This product can expose you to chemicals including Phenolphthalein/Methanol/Methyl isobutyl ketone, Bromoform, Chromium/ hexavalent compounds, Lead and lead compounds and Respirable crystalline silica, which are known to the State of California to cause cancer and reproductive harm. For more information go to

For Laboratory Use Only
Not for drug, food, or household use. Keep out of reach of children. For more information, refer to the Safety Data Sheet.