Starting With Soil Organic Education: Starting With Soil Organic Education: Starting With Soil

STARTING WITH SOIL, a free interactive app designed for children, provides parents and educators with an easy and fun way to allow children to discover the importance of healthy soil and see first-hand the harmonious roles that plants, animals and people (even kids!) play in keeping soil balanced so that organic food can grow.

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Dig in and Discover the Meaning of Organic!

This learning tool from Whole Kids Foundation®, a nonprofit dedicated to helping kids eat better and enjoy it, gives children a front row seat to the origins of organic food and soil. They will learn the importance of healthy soil and see first-hand the harmonious roles that plants, animals and people (even kids!) play in keeping it balanced.

Kids Learn the Role Weather Plays & Explore the Life in Soil Through Interactive Experiences. Kids Learn the Role Weather Plays & Explore the Life in Soil Through Interactive Experiences.
Timeline

Our timeline helps kids discover how long it takes Mother Nature to create 1 inch of healthy organic soil.

Pollinators

Bees, butterflies and other pollinators are responsible for 1 of every 3 bites of food we eat.

Microscope

Look beneath the soil to discover bacteria, fungi, protozoa, algae & nematodes.

Compost Wheel

Spin the wheel to learn which things can go in your compost pile.

Children plant seeds, make it rain, meet pollinators & build a compost pile. Children plant seeds, make it rain, meet pollinators & build a compost pile. Your child or student will experience: Your child or student will experience:
Follow Your Curiosity and Learn More About How to Support & Protect Organic Soil Near You. Follow Your Curiosity and Learn More About How to Support & Protect Organic Soil Near You.
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